Downtown Bend: Second Sunday - TC Tolbert and OSU-Cascades MFA Program
Sunday, November 12, 2017
OSU-Cascades Core Faculty and Tuscon Arizona's poet laureate, TC Tolbert reads.
TC Tolbert often identifies as a trans and genderqueer feminist, collaborator, dancer, and poet but really s/he's just a human in love with humans doing human things. The author of "Gephyromania" (Ahsahta Press 2014) and 3 chapbooks, TC is also co-editor (along with Trace Peterson) of "Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics" (Nightboat Books 2013). S/he is an EMT and spends his summers leading wilderness trips for Outward Bound.
TC was recently named Tucson, Arizona's Poet Laureate. TC will serve a two-year term promoting poetry in Tuscon, advancing literary education in Tucson schools, and bringing poetry to people who have limited access to the literary arts. TC is Core Faculty in the OSU-Cascades Low Residency MFA Program. Learn more at www.tctolbert.com