Joshua Mohr and Peter Kline, October 11

PLS autumn-1 Peninsula Literary presents

An Evening of Poetry and Prose, Friday October 11 7:00 p.m.  At  Gallery House, 320 South California Avenue, Palo Alto @ Birch Street, through Printer’s Inc. Cafe

Featuring: Joshua Mohr and Peter Kline With Guest Readers: Molly Spencer, Sindya Bhanoo, Katie Zeigler and Kim Lohse Produced By Carrie Hechtman and Jean Znidarsic  

Joshua Mohr is the author of four novels, including Damascus, which The New
York Times called “Beat-poet cool.” He’s also written Some Things that Meant
the World to Me, one of O Magazine’s Top 10 reads of 2009 and a San Francisco
Chronicle best-seller, as well as Termite Parade, an Editors’ Choice on The New
York Times Best Seller List. He lives in San Francisco and teaches in the MFA
program at the University of San Francisco. His latest novel is Fight Song.

Peter Kline’s poetry has been honored with a 2008-2010 Wallace Stegner
Fellowship, as well as residency awards from the Amy Clampitt House, the James
Merrill House, and the Kimmel Harding Nelson Foundation. His poems have
appeared in Ploughshares, Tin House, Poetry, and many other journals, and have
been anthologized twice in the Best New Poets series. Formerly the William
Chace Lecturer of Creative Writing at Stanford University, he currently teaches
creative writing at the University of San Francisco and with Stanford Continuing
Studies. His first collection of poems, Deviants, was published in September 2013
by Stephen F. Austin State University Press.

Authors will have books for sale at the reading.