Sunday Afternoon Poetry with Edward Morin and Bob Brill
Edward Morin is from Chicago, where he earned degrees in English at University of Chicago and Loyola University. His poems have appeared in Hudson Review, Ploughshares, and Prairie Schooner. Collections of his poems include Labor Day at Walden Pond (1997) and The Dust of Our City (1978). A chapbook titled Housing for Wrens is forthcoming from Cervena Barva Press in September 2016. His co-translations of modern Greek and Chinese poems have appeared in Iowa Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, and Poetry Miscellany. He edited and co-translated an anthology, The Red Azalea: Chinese Poetry since the Cultural Revolution (U. of Hawaii Press, 1990) and a book of poems by Cai Qijiao. Recent co-translations of Arabic poems have been published in Banipal: Magazine of Modern Arab Literature, The Dirty Goat, and Asymptote. He is editor of the Poetry Society of Michigan’s journal, Peninsula Poets, and co-hosts the Crazy Wisdom Poetry Series in Ann Arbor.
Bob Brill is a retired computer programmer and digital artist. He is now devoting his energies to writing fiction and poetry. His novellas, short stories and 150 poems have appeared in over 45 online magazines, print journals, and anthologies. His most recent publications are 2 poems in Water Music: The Great Lakes State Poetry Anthology, and his first book of poems, Hello Goodbye, Selected Poems by Bob Brill.