This audio was recorded at Dia:Chelsea on January 14, 2013 as part of Dia's Readings in Contemporary Poetry series.
Laura Moriarty is the author of A Tonalist (Nightboat Books, 2010); A Semblance: Selected and New Poems, 1975-2007 (Omnidawn, 2007); the novel Ultravioleta (Atelos, 2006); and Who That Divines, which is forthcoming from Nightboat Books in 2014. She has taught at Naropa University and Mills College and is currently the Deputy Director of Small Press Distribution. Awards include a grant from the Fund for Poetry (2007), the New Langton Arts Award in Literature (1998), the Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation Award in Poetry (1992), and the Poetry Center Book Award (1983). She attended the University of California at Berkeley and was born in St. Paul, Minnesota. Laura Moriarty and Kimberly Lyons read that evening.
To hear Vincent Katz's introduction to Laura Moriarty, please click here.