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November Fair Weather: Taylor / Ensor / Wade

  • Exo Roast Co. 403 N. 6th Ave. Tucson, AZ 85705 (map)

For our November Fair Weather Reading, we welcome three former Tucsonans back to town! Venue accessibility info below the bios.

Date: 11/2/18
Location: Exo Roast Coffee
Time: Poetry at 7:00pm
$5 suggested donation
Accessibility info to come

Thanks to our event sponsor University of Arizona Poetry Center!

Hannah Ensor is a poet living in Ypsilanti, Michigan. She has published poems, essays, and reviews, often on topics of pop culture, sports, and mass media. With Laura Wetherington and Jill Darling, she co-wrote the collaborative poetry chapbook at the intersection of 3, and with Natalie Diaz she served as associate editor of Bodies Built for Game, an anthology of contemporary sports literature. Until recently, she served on the board of directors of Casa Libre and as literary director of the University of Arizona Poetry Center. Love Dream With Television is her first book of poetry; it was written in Tucson.


Shelly Taylor is the author of two full-length poetry collections, Lions, Remonstrance (Coconut Books Braddock Book Prize, 2014) and Black-Eyed Heifer (Tarpaulin Sky, 2010), and co-editor, with Abraham Smith, of the anthology of rural American poetry and essays, Hick Poetics (Lost Roads Press, 2015). A chapbook, Notes from Byzantium, is forthcoming this winter from Black Rock Press.


Meg Wade is a 2017 National Poetry Series finalist and a former Poetry Fellow at the University of Wisconsin's Creative Writing Institute. She is the winner of the 2017 Snowbound Chapbook Award for her manuscript, Slick Like Dark, which is forthcoming from Tupelo Press. Meg has been the recipient of an Academy of American Poets Prize and she received her MFA from the University of Arizona. You can find her work online, as well as various print journals and anthologies. She lives and writes in Nashville, Tennessee.

Accessibility Info: Bathrooms are gender neutral and wheelchair accessible. The accessible entrance is on 7th St, and there is a ramp to the sidewalk on the corner of 6th Ave and 7th St. Flooring is concrete. Street parking only, but we are looking into coning off the space nearest the ramp on 6th Ave and 7th St. 

We are committed to making accessible spaces, so please let us know what you need and we will do our best to accommodate. ♥