Open Mic with Susan Comninos
June 29, 2023
Featured Author: Susan Comninos reads from her debut book of poems, "Out of Nowhere" (SFA/Texas A&M, '22)
Susan Comninos is a widely published poet and author of the recent book of poems, “Out of Nowhere” (SFA/Texas A&M, 2022). Her individual poems have appeared in the Harvard Review Online, Rattle, The Common, Prairie Schooner and North American Review, among others. Since 2017, she’s taught writing to undergraduates at Siena College, The College of St. Rose, and most recently, SUNY Albany, as well as diverse groups of adults in the community. She lives in upstate New York.
Open Mic with Nancy Agabian
July 16, 2023
Nancy Agabian is the author of the new novel The Fear of Large and Small Nations, a finalist for the PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction, recently published by Nauset Press. Her previous books include Princess Freak, a collection of poetry and performance art texts, and Me as her again: True Stories of an Armenian Daughter, a memoir. In 2021 she was awarded Lambda Literary Foundation’s Jeanne Cordova Prize for Lesbian/Queer Nonfiction. nancyagabian.com