Waywiser Press Presents: Joseph Harrison, Penelope Pelizzon, and Mary Jo Salter

The Waywiser Press presents a poetry reading by Joseph Harrison, Penelope Pelizzon, and Mary Jo Salter.
Joseph Harrison’s new book is Shakespeare’s Horse (Waywiser, 2015); his previous books are
Someone Else’s Name (Waywiser, 2003) and Identity Theft (Waywiser, 2008). His honors include
an Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and a
Guggenheim fellowship.

Penelope Pelizzon’s most recent book is Whose Flesh is Flame, Whose Bone is Time (Waywiser,
2014). Her first book, Nostos (Ohio University Press, 2000) won the Hollis Summers Prize
and the Poetry Society of America’s Norma Faber First Book Award. Her honors include a
Discovery/The Nation Award and the Amy Lowell Traveling Poetry Scholarship.

Mary Jo Salter’s It’s Hard to Say: Selected Poems has just been published by Waywiser in the
United Kingdom. She is author of seven books of poetry published by Alfred A. Knopf, most
recently A Phone Call to the Future: Selected Poems (2008) and Nothing by Design (2013),
which was recently announced as the winner of the 2015 Poets’ Prize.