April 2017 reading

Clark Coolidge, Solution Passage

Percival Everett, Watershed

Edith Wharton, The Twilight Sleep

Robert Iton, In Search of The Black Fantastic: Politics and Popular Culture in the Post Civil Rights Era

Edith Wharton and Ogden Codman Jr., The Decoration of Houses

Andrea Moro, I Speak Therefore I Am: Seventeen Thoughts About Language

Kit Robinson, Catalan Passages (chapbook)

Cesar Aria, An Incident in the Life of a Landscape Painter

Scott F. Crider, The Office of Assertion: An Art of Rhetoric for the Academic Essay

Ed Steck, Far Rainbow

Laura Goldstein, Awesome Camera

Karin Hoffman, The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery's Early Life

David Schubert, Initial A

March 2017 reading

Barbara Drake, Writing Poetry, 2nd ed.

B.F. Skinner and M.E. Vaughan, Enjoy Old Age: A Practical Guide

Joyce Carol Oates, Give Me Your Heart

Qui Xiaolong, When Red is Black

Elizabeth Willis, Turneresque

T.S. Eliot, Four Quartets

Diana Hamilton, 23 Women to Kiss Before You Die (chapbook)

Laura Jarmillo, 29 Waters (chapbook)

Elijah Wald, Escaping the Delta: Robert Johnson and the Invention of the Blues

Andy Martrich, Pitching with Demonic Sigil Grips (chapbook)

Joseph Kaplan, Poem Without Suffering

Elena Ferrante, My Brilliant Friend

Keith Aoki, James Boyle, Jennifer Jenkins, Theft: A History of Music

Sidney Wade, Straits and Narrows

Deena Rosenberg, Fascinating Rhythm: The Collaboration of George and Ira Gershwin

Brubaker, Trans: Gender and Race in an Age of Unsettled Identities

February 2017 reading

Kelly Dean Jolley, Stony Lonesome

The Selected Poems of Du Fu, trans. Burton Watson

Black History: A Reappraisal, ed. Melvin Drimmer

Alice W. Flaherty, The Midnight Disease

Percival Everett, Suder

E.H. Gombrich, A Little History of the World

January 2017 reading

Dominic Symonds, We'll Have Manhattan: The Early Work of Rodgers & Hart

Allen Woll, Black Musical Theater: From Coontown to Dreamgirls

Ludwig von Bertalanffy, Robots, Men, and Minds: Psychology in the Modern World

Kenward Elmslie, The Orchid Stories

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, Globalectics: Theory and the Policy of Knowing

Ishmael Reed, Reckless Eyeballing

Elanor Heartney, Helaine Posner, et al., Art After the Revolution: Women Who Tranformed Contemporary Art

Percival Everett, Cutting Lisa

December 2016 reading

Paul Beatty, The Sellout

Howard Pollack, George Gerswhin

Keith Waldrop, Windfall Losses

Max Wilk, They're Playing Our Song

Feliz Lucia Molina, Crystal Marys (chapbook)

Andrew Levy, Nothing Is In Here

Suzanne Doppelt, Lazy Susie

Garrett Caples, Retrievals

Lilian Hellman, Scoundrel Time

Alicia Cohen, Coherer

Robert Forster, Grant & I

Charles O. Hartman, Verse: An Introduction

Erika Meitner, Copia

J.B. Jackson, Landscapes

Robyn Schiff, A Woman of Property