Long Beach poet, Clifton Snider reads from his latest book, the Beatle Bump!
Followed by Beatle-related open mic!
free. books for sale. refreshments.
Clifton Snider, faculty emeritus at California State University, Long Beach, is the internationally celebrated author of eleven books of poetry, including Moonman: New and Selected Poems and, most recently, The Beatle Bump, and four novels: Loud Whisper, Bare Roots, Wrestling with Angels: A Tale of Two Brothers, and The Plymouth Papers. He pioneered LGBTQ literary studies at Cal State Long Beach. A Jungian/Queer Literary critic, he has published hundreds of poems, short stories, reviews, and articles internationally, as well as the book, The Stuff That Dreams Are Made On: A Jungian Interpretation of Literature. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of New Mexico and has been awarded numerous residence fellowships at Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, NY), The Karolyi Foundation (Vence, France), and The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of New Mexico (Taos, NM). A Pushcart Award nominee in poetry and fiction, his work has been translated into Arabic, French, Russian, and Spanish.
Jules' Poetry Playhouse is on GRANITE, between 5th & 6th, Albuquerque. Free street parking.