A various and talented group of editors and contributors to At Length will be in the store to read and discuss their latest work. At Length is a Durham and NYC-based literary magazine focusing on long-form poetry and prose. http://atlengthmag.com/
In attendance for this evening of all-things-literary will be:
Elaine Bleakney, the author of For Another Writing Back, which Publishers Weekly called "meditative and searching....an evocative consideration of a life." Her writing has appeared in jubilat, The Kenyon Review, American Poetry Review, At Length, and others. She is an editor at large for At Length's art section.
Meaghan Mulholland’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in At Length, Five Chapters, Playboy, Post Road, and storySouth, among other publications. She is past recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship to Italy, a MacDowell Colony Fellowship, and a scholarship to the Bread Loaf Writers Conference. She is currently working on a collection of linked stories and a novel set in Sicily.
Trace Ramsey has written the zine Quitter since 2004. In 2008, he finished their first book, an anthology of the first five issues of Quitter. In 2014, this anthology (Quitter: Good Luck Not Dying) was re-released by Pioneers Press and includes issue number six. Quitter #9 was finished in February of 2015. Trace is currently writing a memoir titled Carrying Capacity. In December 2014, he received a Certificate in Documentary Arts from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. He is a recipient of the 2015 Ella Fountain Pratt Emerging Artists Award in Literature.
After the readings, At Length editors Belle Boggs and Jonathan Farmer will lead a spirited and thoughtful discussion.