Artists Space

Segue Reading Series: Yanyi & Richard Loranger

This reading is presented as part of the Segue Reading Series.

Two cropped photographs of figures cut into irregular shapes are laid over a light blue background. White and blue text on the image reads "Richard Loranger / Yanyi / Segue."
Flyer for Segue Reading Series featuring Richard Loranger and Yanyi. Saturday, November 21, 2020, Artists Space. Artist: Keith Higginbotham [Two cropped photographs of figures cut into irregular shapes are laid over a light blue background. White and blue text on the image reads "Richard Loranger / Yanyi / Segue."]

Yanyi is a writer and critic. He is the author of the forthcoming Dream of the Divided Field and The Year of Blue Water, winner of the 2018 Yale Series of Younger Poets Prize. He is the recipient of fellowships from Asian American Writers’ Workshop and Poets House. Currently, he is poetry editor at Foundry and giving creative advice at The Reading.

Richard Loranger is a multi-genre writer, performer, musician, visual artist, and author of the collections Sudden Windows, Poems for Teeth, and The Orange Book as well as many chapbooks. He lives in Oakland where he hosts the #we talk and performance series of queer perspectives.