The Fresno State Creative Writing Alumni Chapter presented Fresno Writers Live, a virtual reading to celebrate the new poetry collection “Borderland Apocrypha,” the debut book from Fresno writer Anthony Cody.
Time: 7 to 8 p.m.
Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020
Location: Zoom Room
Admission was $5, and advance registration was required.
All proceeds were split 50/50 between the chapter and the author.
Autographed books are for sale, directly from the author.
Buy the book: https://bit.ly/AC-BA-buy
Anthony Cody is the author of Borderland Apocrypha (Omnidawn, 2020), winner of the 2018 Omnidawn Open Book Contest and selected by Mei-mei Berssenbrugge. He is a CantoMundo fellow from Fresno, California with lineage in both the Bracero Program and the Dust Bowl. His poetry has appeared in Gulf Coast, Ninth Letter, Prairie Schooner, TriQuarterly, The Boiler, and ctrl+v journal, among others. Anthony is a member of the Hmong American Writers’ Circle where he co-edited How Do I Begin?: A Hmong American Literary Anthology. Most recently, Anthony won the inaugural 2020 CantoMundo Guzmán Mendoza / Paredez Fellowship for his work-in-progress poetry manuscript, The Rendering, selected by Aracelis Girmay. He is the communications manager for CantoMundo, as well as an associate poetry editor for Noemi Press. He is a recent Fresno State Master of Fine Arts graduate in creative writing.
Author website: http://www.anthonycody.com