Wilde Reading Series- Featured authors: Jona Colson and Danuta E. Ksok-Kosicka
December 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Host: Laura Shovan
Danuta E. Kosk-Kosicka is a prizewinning poet, translator and photographer. She is the author of two books: Oblige the Light and Face Half-Illuminated, and served as translator and editor for four books by Lidia Kosk, including Meadows of Memory, coming out in October. Her translations of poems by Lucille Clifton, Josephine Jacobsen and Linda Pastan have appeared in Poland. Danuta has been published in Notre Dame Review, Spillway, Subtropics and elsewhere, and she is co-editor of Loch Raven Review. Learn more at danutakk.wordpress.com
Jona Colson’s first poetry collection, Said Through Glass, won the Jean Feldman Poetry Prize from the Washington Writers’ Publishing House. His poems have appeared in Ploughshares, The Southern Review, The Massachusetts Review and elsewhere. His translations and interviews can be found in Prairie Schooner, Tupelo Quarterly, and The Writer’s Chronicle. He is an associate professor of ESL at Montgomery College in Maryland and lives in Washington, D.C.