Marc Jampole is the author of Music from Words (Bellday Books, 2007) and the chapbook Cubist States of Mind/Not the Cruelest Month (Poet’s Haven Press, 2017). His poetry has appeared in Evansville Review, Mississippi Review, Cortland Review, Recours au Poème, Vallum, Slant, Cutthroat, China Grove and many other journals and anthologies. He'll be reading this evening with special guest, Michael Wurster. Michael is a founding member of Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange, which for more than 40 years has provided venues for poets to exchange their work and ideas about poetry. Michael taught for 17 years at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts School, and has published. several books of poetry.