At 8 p.m. tonight, Marfa Book Co. presents Queer Punk Poets Andrea Abi-Karam and Alyn Mare, who will be reading from their work. (This event will take place in the bookstore.)
Andrea Abi-Karam (Oakland, CA) is a gq punk poet cyborg writing on the art of killing bros, the intricacies of cyborg bodies & delayed healing. Their first book EXTRATRANSMISSION is forthcoming from Kelsey Street Press early 2018. Commune Editions published Andrea’s chapbook THE AFTERMATH (Commune Editions, 2016) an attempt to queer Fanon’s vision of how poetry fails to inspire revolution. Find them on the 2018 Sister Spit tour in March.
Alyn Mare (Tucson, AZ) writes from the sonoran desert, against the border and for the club. They are working on a collection of rattlesnakes.