Join Angela Peñaredondo, Douglas Manuel, Elisabeth Houston, Jamie FitzGerald, and Beyond Baroque in a reading and send-off for poet Brandi Spaethe before she departs Los Angeles for Europe. Brandi Spaethe received her MFA in poetry from Fresno State, and her writing has appeared in The New Engagement (nominated for a Pushcart Prize), National Parks Conservation Association, Minola Review, and BLOOM. Her chapbook, To You Who Wants In, was released in December 2012. She has served literary Los Angeles as the program coordinator for Poets & Writers and Lambda Literary, and as an instructor at California State University, Los Angeles.
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