August 1st, Friday at 7 pm at CAC Reading Room
Janaka Stucky is the Publisher of ‘Black Ocean‘ as well as the annual poetry journal, ‚Handsome‘. He is the author of ‘Your Name Is The Only Freedom‘ and ‘The World Will Deny It For You‘. His poems have appeared in such journals as ‘Denver Quarterly‘,‘Fence‘ and ‘North American Review‘, and his articles have been published by ‘The Huffington Post‘ and ‘The Poetry Foundation‘. His work is forthcoming in the ‘Third Man Records‘ anthology by ‘Jack White‘. He is a two-time National Haiku Champion and in 2010 he was voted Boston’s Best Poet in ‘The Boston Phoenix‘.