Joined by Chloe Garcia Roberts, Rick Barot will be reading from his new collection of poetry, Chord, as part of the Blacksmith House Poetry series at 56 Brattle Street in Cambridge, MA, on October 26, 8pm. $3 admission.
"Chord is a smart, moving, and elegant collection that takes none of its hard-won assertions for granted."
Rick Barot was born in the Philippines, grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area, and received his MFA from the The Writers’ Workshop at the University of Iowa. He is the author of The Darker Fall and Want and teaches at the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.