Author Event with Michael Earl Craig

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 6:00pm

In the world of Michael Earl Craig's poems, anything can happen. Join us for an evening of humorous and wildly inventive poems from a master of absurdist poetic theater.

More about Woods and Clouds InterchangeableWoods and Clouds Interchangeable

With his fifth collection of poems, Michael Earl Craig delivers a fresh set of tableaux that have us squinting aslant at the ordinary. Dexterously constructed, the scenes, conversations, letters, instructions, stories, bios, and little fables of Woods and Clouds Interchangeable twist the comedic into shapes of startling seriousness, making us laugh at the same time they widen the dimensions of the world we live in.

More about Michael Earl Craig

Poet Michael Earl CraigMichael Earl Craig is from Dayton, Ohio, home of the gas mask and the mood ring. He is the author of Woods and Clouds Interchangeable (Wave Books, forthcoming 2019), Talkativeness (Wave Books, 2014), Thin Kimono (Wave Books, 2010), Yes, Master (Fence Books, 2006), Can You Relax in My House, (Fence Books, 2002), and the chapbook Jombang Jet (Factory Hollow Press, 2012). He lives in the Shields Valley, near Livingston, Montana, where he runs a full-time farrier practice. He was the 2015-2017 Poet Laureate of Montana.

Event Guidelines

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Woods and Clouds Interchangeable Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781940696812
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wave Books - April 2nd, 2019

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