When: Thu., Feb. 2, 7 p.m. 2017
Left Bank Books presents poet, editor, and UMSL alum Jennifer Tappenden, who will sign and read from her new chapbook, "Independent City"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Independent City" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. JR Tappenden is the founding editor of "Architrave Press." She earned an MFA in poetry from the University of Missouri – St. Louis where she also served as the university’s first Poet Laureate. Her poems have appeared in "The Baltimore Review," "Flyway," "Compose," and elsewhere.