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Poets Heidi Czerwiec and Elizabeth O’Brien launch "Conjoining" & "A Secret History of World Wide Outage"

Conjoining & A Secret History of World Wide Outage
Please join us as we launch 2 rescued poetry orphans, snatched from the jaws of publishing oblivion: Heidi Czerwiec's collection Conjoining and Elizabeth O'Brien's chapbook A Secret History of World Wide Outage!

Poet and essayist Heidi Czerwiec is the author of the recently-released poetry collection Conjoining, and of the forthcoming lyric essay collection Fluid States, winner of Pleiades Press’ 2018 Robert C. Jones Prize for Short Prose, and is the editor of North Dakota Is Everywhere: An Anthology of Contemporary North Dakota Poets. She lives in Minneapolis, where she is Senior Poetry Editor with Poetry City, USA and mentors with the Minnesota Prison Writing Workshop. Visit her at

Elizabeth O’Brien earned an MFA in Poetry from the University of Minnesota, and her work—poetry and prose—has been published by New England Review, The Rumpus, Diagram, Tin House, Ploughshares, Sixth Finch, Radar Poetry, Cicada, Best New Poets 2016, and elsewhere. Her first chapbook, A Secret History of World Wide Outage, was published by Diode Editions in 2018.
Event date: 
Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
38 S. Snelling
Common Good Books
St Paul, MN 55105