Join us for a reading, Q&A, and signing with poets Tanya Olson and Keegan Finberg— in celebration of their recently released books!
Tanya Olson lives in Silver Spring, Maryland and is a Senior Lecturer in English at
University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC). Her first book, Boyishly, was
awarded a 2014 American Book Award. She was a Discovery Poetry Contest winner from
Boston Review and the 92 nd St Y and is a Lambda Fellow of the Writers Retreat for
Emerging LGBTQ Voices. Her most recent book, Stay, was published by YesYes Books
in May 2019.
Keegan Cook Finberg is a poet and an assistant professor of literature at University of
Maryland, Baltimore County. Her critical essays have been published in Textual
Practice and Canada and Beyond, and her public scholarship has appeared
in Jacket2, The Rumpus, The Believer, and Southern Indiana Review. Her poetry has
appeared in Sixth Finch, Prelude Magazine, Two Serious Ladies, Bone Bouquet, and
elsewhere. Her debut poetry chapbook, The Thought of Preservation is just out from
Ursus Americanus Press.