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Jeff Alessandrelli reads his original poem, "Ongoing Time Stabbed by a Dagger, René Magritte"

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Jeff Alessandrelli
Drawing of poet Jeff Alessandrelli

Poet reads a selection from his recent book about "selfhood, shyness and sex"

Jeff Alessandrelli is a poet and writer whose latest book is And Yet (PANK, 2022). He is also the author of the poetry collections Nothing of the Month Club (2021) and Fur Not Light (2019). His work has appeared in Denver Quarterly, The American Poetry Review, The Brooklyn Rail and Boston Review. In addition to his writing, Alessandrelli also directs the nonprofit book press/literary record label Fonograf Editions.

More info about Jeff Alessandrelli and his work is available at his website.