The 2nd Hand celebratesthe release of LE2EMEMAINThursday, December 16th, 7:30 PM
THIS EVENT celebrates the release of LE2EMEMAIN, the f-r-e-e-d-o-m (for one dare not speak the word aloud) issue and installment 15 in THE2NDHAND\’s broadsheet series. Reading for the event are Marc Baez, Emerson Dameron, Susannah Felts and Todd Dills. Baez will red from his contributions to LE2EMEMAIN, a catalog of LOVE LETTERS FOR SALE. The entire performance will end with a dramatic rendition of Baez’s “Talking to Strangers,” a series of street monologues in prose form featured in the best-of THE2NDHAND anthology ALL HANDS ON.
Marc Baez is a frequent contributor to THE2NDHAND; his work is featured in our brand-new issue 15, LE2EMEMAIN, as well as the recently released best-of anthology ALL HANDS ON.
Emerson Dameron was born and reared in Western North Carolina. Sometimes he yearns, sometimes he publishes the zine Wherewithal. His work appears in the Whirligig, Slush Pile, A Shout in the Street and various other scrappy organs, including THE2NDHAND. He enjoys music, sex, food and fun.
Susannah Felts’s “Forecast Poems” series was recently part of the Code Is Implement faculty/grad show at SAIC’s 1926 Exhibition space but debuted at THE2NDHAND.com. Felts is a instructor in writing at the school, and her work has been featured in numerous magazines.
Todd Dills is the founding editor and publisher of THE2NDHAND. He lives in Chicago.