Part of the Mental Marginalia reading series
Trinie Dalton is the author of the novella Sweet Tomb and the short story collections Wide Eyed and Baby Geisha. Dalton edited the art/fiction anthology Mythtym and co-edited Dear New Girl or Whatever Your Name Is, an art book for which she transformed her archive of confiscated high school notes into a collaboration between fifty artists.
Ariana Reines is author of The Cow, Mercury, and Coeur de Lion. She is also the translator of The Little Black Book of Grisélidis Réal: Days and Nights of an Anarchist Whore by Jean-Luc Hennig and Tiqqun's Theory of a Young Girl for Semiotext(e), and My Heart Laid Bare by Charles Baudelaire, for Mal-O-Mar. Her play Telephone was produced at the Cherry Lane Theater and won several Obie Awards.
Michael du Plessis teaches Comparative Literature and English at the University of Southern California. His novel, The Memoirs of JonBenet by Kathy Acker, was published by Les Figues Press. He has written about a wide variety of subjects, from Goth culture to the French fin-de-siècle.
Hosted by Mark Gurarie of the Mental Marginalia Reading Series.