Sunnylyn Thibodeaux will read to celebrate the release of her new chapbook, What’s Going On, along with Lauren Levin, whose book, The Braid, is fresh out from Krupskaya, at 2pm on Sunday, February 19th at Bird & Beckett Books: 653 Chenery Street at Diamond, in San Francisco — two blocks from Glen Park BART, MUNI lines J, 23, 35, 36, 44, 52, and Interstate 280. Please join us!
Sunnylyn Thibodeaux is best described as a “New Orleans poet stranded in San Francisco.” She received her MA from New College of California in 2001 and is the author of AS WATER SOUNDS (Bootstrap Press, 2014) and PALM TO PINE (Bootstrap Press, 2011). Her poems have been published in Amerarcana, Back Room Live, Big Bridge, Big Bell, Generación, Greetings: Everyday Magic, Nevada State Line, Morning Train, Polis: Resistance, and Try!. Small books include 20/20 Yielding (Blue Press, 2005), Hidden Driveways Ahead, Room Service Calls (Lew Gallery, 2009), and United Untied (Private Edition, 2008). She co-edits Auguste Press and Lew Gallery Editions.
Lauren Levin is the author of THE BRAID (Krupskaya, 2016) and the forthcoming TWO ESSAYS (Timeless, Infinite Light, 2018) as well as several chapbooks, including The Lens (Little Red Leaves, 2014) and Working (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, 2012). From 2011-2014, she co–edited the Poetic Labor Project. She grew up in New Orleans and lives in Richmond, CA with her family.