Monday, February 18, 2013

Celebrating Hugh Fox's Life and Work



        Location: Bloc 11 Cafe, 11 Bow Street, Somerville, MA
        AWP Offsite Event

        2nd Floor-- Grolier Poetry Room

        Cost: Free March 9, 2013 4PM

The 2013 edition of the Pushcart Anthology is dedicated to Hugh Fox (1932 -2011), who helped found the prize and start the COSMEP organization, and also published more than 60 of his own books of fiction, poetry, anthropology, and mythology, including a memoir, Way, Way Off the Road (Ibbetson Street Press, 2006). This event will feature poems and reminiscences by family, friends, and colleagues, including Bernadete Costa-Fox, Leonora Smith (Michigan State University, and John Roche (Rochester Institute of Technology). Doug Holder, Editor of Ibbetson Street Press, will read from Hugh's memoir. John Gosslee, Editor of Fjord's Review, will read from Hugh's last interview and show clips from Hugh's final reading. Marc Vincenz, Editor of Mad Hat Press, will read from Hugh Fox's posthumous poetry collection Primate Fox , and Lo Galluccio, poet/vocalist and confidante of Fox’s. Also included will be Steve Glines, editor of Way, Way Off the Road. Food will be available at the Bloc 11 Cafe. Contact: Doug Holder

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