Todd Boss, poet, to give reading Wed., Feb. 1

January 30, 2012 – 1:37 PM

7 p.m. Wednesday, February 1: Todd Boss presented by the Georgia Poetry Circuit

Ciné BarCaféCinéma
234 W. Hancock Avenue
Athens, GA

Todd Boss‘s debut poetry collection, Yellowrocket (W. W. Norton, 2008) will be followed by Pitch (Norton) in February 2012. Todd’s poems have appeared in Poetry, The London Times, The New Yorker, NPR, and Best American Poetry. He won Virginia Quarterly Review’s Emily Clark Balch Prize in 2009. His first libretto, Panic, a verse retelling of Knut Hamsun’s Pan, will premiere in winter 2011-12. He is a co-founder of Motionpoems, a new poetry film initiative now developing a dozen poetry films in collaboration with Scribner’s Best American Poetry 2011. He lives in Saint Paul with his wife and children.

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