Reading // Tuesday January 29th // Cathy Wagner & Millie Ferguson
Millie Ferguson was born in Portland, OR and has since resided in various parts of Oregon, Utah, Texas, Cincinnati, New York and Kentucky. Millie graduated from Art Academy of Cincinnati in 2015 and is currently pursuing an MFA at Bennington College's Low Residency Seminar. Her work touches a variety of topics including not leaving her apartment, mothers, fat cats, bad sex, etc. Millie word-works, is not left handed and weaves as truthfully as she sees fit.
Catherine Wagner’s fifth book of poems, Of Course, will be published by Fence Books in spring of 2020. She lives in Cincinnati and teaches at Miami University, where she is president of the local AAUP chapter, which advocates for academic laborers. Some recent work is in Chicago Review (http://chicagoreview.org/metoo-catherine-wagner/) and Journal of Poetics Research (http://poeticsresearch.com/article/cathy-wagner-4-poems/) and is forthcoming in Poetry, 580 Split and elsewhere.