October 17, 2020, 5pm
Segue Reading Series:
Robert Glück & Ted Rees
Poet, fiction writer, editor, Robert Glück served as director of San Francisco State University’s Poetry Center, co-director of the Small Press Traffic Literary Center, and associate editor at Lapis Press. He is the author of twelve books, including two novels, Margery Kempe and Jack the Modernist, and Communal Nude: Collected Essays. In 2020, Margery Kempe was republished by NYRB Classics. Also in 2020, a chapbook appeared in Levi Bentley and Ted Rees’s Asterion Projects that includes Glück’s Pain and Camille Roy’s Reading my Catastrophe. Glück edited, with Camille Roy, Mary Berger and Gail Scott, the anthology Biting the Error: Writers Explore Narrative. He lives “high on a hill” in San Francisco.
Ted Rees is a poet, essayist, and editor, author of the collections Thanksgiving: a Poem and In Brazen Fontanelle Aflame, plus many chapbooks. He is editor-at-large for The Elephants as well as founder and co-editor of Asterion Projects. He lives with his husband and their pitbull in West Philadelphia.
Program support for Artists Space is provided by The Friends of Artists Space, Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation, The Cowles Charitable Trust, The Cy Twombly Foundation, The David Teiger Foundation, The Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, The New York Community Trust, The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, The Stavros Niarchos Foundation, The Willem de Kooning Foundation, The Danielson Foundation, The Fox Aarons Foundation, Herman Goldman Foundation, The Destina Foundation, The Luce Foundation, May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, VIA Art Fund, Arison Arts Foundation, The Chicago Community Fund, The David Rockefeller Fund, The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Foundation, The Jill and Peter Kraus Foundation, The Richard Pousette-Dart Foundation.