And We're Back! A New Cadence in February- Carr and Lewis, +Special Guests

A New Cadence Poetry Series

Emily Carr & Erica Lewis
+Special Guests

reading from their works

Saturday, February 16th, 2013
 Felix Kulpa Gallery
107 Elm Street
(behind Streetlight Records)
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Admission is free

Emily Carr’s second book of poetry, 13 Ways of Happily: Books 1 & 2 (Parlor Press 2011), was chosen by Cole Swensen as the winner of the 2009 New Measures Prize. Excerpts from The Weights of Heaven, a book-length erasure essay, was recently published in the Adaptations issue of the Western Humanities Review. The poems here are from Carr’s Tarot novel, Name Your Bird without a Gun; for a video performance of other excerpts, visit

erica lewis is a fine arts publicist in San Francisco, where she ran the Canessa Reading Series at the historic Canessa Park Gallery. A graduate of Northwestern University and Mills College, her work has appeared in various journals and anthologies. Books include murmur in the inventory, just out from Shearsman Books, and the precipice of jupiter (Queue Books) and camera obscura (BlazeVox Books), both featuring original artwork by Bay Area artist Mark Stephen Finein. Chapbooks include excerpts form camera obscura (EtherDome) and of excerpts from murmur in the inventory (Ypolita Press). She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio.