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Poetry Event: Tanya Olson and Keegan Finberg

  • Loyalty Bookstores 827 Upshur St NW Washington United States (map)

Join us for a reading, Q&A, and signing with poets Tanya Olson and Keegan Finberg— in celebration of their recently released books!

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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.