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Reading: Norma Cole

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Arion Press / Grabhorn Institute

1802 Hays Street

San Francisco, CA 94129

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Please join the Grabhorn Institute and Arion Press for a poetry reading and short film screening by Bay Area luminary Norma Cole. Norma is a poet, visual artist and translator. Included in the program is the San Francisco premiere of her most recent film, "By the Turning Bridge." The reading and screening will be held in the gallery; refreshments will be served.

Her most recent book of poetry is FATE NEWS. Other books include Win These Posters and Other Unrelated Prizes Inside, Where Shadows Will: Selected Poems 1988—2008, Spinoza in Her Youth, TO BE AT MUSIC: Essays & Talks and Actualities, her collaboration with Marina Adams. Her translations from the French include Danielle Collobert’s It Then, Crosscut Universe: Writing on Writing from France (edited and translated by Cole), and Jean Daive’s White Decimal. Her awards include the Fund for Poetry, Gertrude Stein Award, the Richardson Award for Non-Fiction Prose and the Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation Award for Poetry. She curated a show by Marina Adams at Cue Arts in NYC and collaborated with Adams in BOMB 114, Winter 2011. Her visual work has been shown at the Miami University Art Museum, [2nd floor projects] in San Francisco, “Way Bay,” at the Berkeley Art Museum and most recently her film, “By the Turning Bridge,” at NIAD, Richmond, California.

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