DC Benefit Evening for UDP, Hosted by Katya Semyonova
A poetry reading and intimate soiré to benefit Ugly Duckling Presse.
Hosted by Katya Semyonova at her home in the Shaw neighborhood of Washington DC. [email firstname.lastname@example.org if you don't have the address]
Friday, February 10, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
A tax-deductible donation of $40 per person (or $70 for two people) is requested.
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There will be short readings by a few UDP authors, an introduction by one of the founding editors, and a book table with some free and discounted UDP books and letterpress prints. We’ll have refreshments, wine, and some snacks.
Ugly Duckling Presse is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit poetry publisher and arts organization based in Brooklyn, NY. Since the late 1990s, UDP has published hundreds of books by emerging and international authors. UDP was listed as the Best Small Press in the Village Voice in 2014. In 2016 UDP was responsible for 10% of all the poetry-in-translation books published in the US. There's lots more info on the website: http://www.