Audio of my complete reading at Princeton Public Library April 21, 2014 (35 minutes). My next reading is Sunday, May 4 at 6pm with Douglas Piccinnini at McNally Jackson Books in Soho, Manhattan, USA.

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Chris Hosea reads a new poem, “Real Raspberries” (3 min). Written April 8, 2014.

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Chris Hosea :: New Poems / Recently Published

Boston Review
: “Dark, Understated Romantic Comedies”

The Brooklyn Rail
: “Stop Me Before,” “I Will Not Be Expressed,” “Faggot Said the Guy in the Truck”

Route 9: “Songs for a Country Drive”

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imageAsk for Chris Hosea’s PUT YOUR HANDS IN at your local bookstore, or order it online! (Thanks to Will of Thunderegg for the photo.)

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At AWP? You can find Put Your Hands In at LSU Press Booth 1306 

Chris Hosea, Like These Won’t Last, Cut-and-pasted printed papers, ink, lard, and highlighter on corrugated cardboard, 2012, 14.1 x 14 cm.

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Chris Hosea, Pause That, 2012; Cut-and-pasted printed papers, ink, coffee residue, powder, and cinnamon on corrugated cardboard; 14.1 x 14.3 cm.

Chris Hosea, Pause That, 2012; Cut-and-pasted printed papers, ink, coffee residue, powder, and cinnamon on corrugated cardboard; 14.1 x 14.3 cm.

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Chris Hosea | Bushwick Sweethearts 

Leash me lead me to Miami… Two poems published over at Bushwick Sweethearts (both written fall 2012)

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Chris Hosea reads a new poem, “Dead a Long Time,” written January 14, 2014 (2 minutes).

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Upcoming Readings in Princeton and NYC


Chris Hosea reads Monday, April 21 at 7 pm at Princeton Public Library65 Witherspoon St. Princeton, NJ 08542.

Chris Hosea reads with Douglas Piccinnini Sunday, May 4 at 6 pm at McNally Jackson Books52 Prince Street (between Lafayette & Mulberry), New York City, NY 10012.

Copies of PUT YOUR HANDS IN will be available for sale at both events. 

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"Don’t Fuck So Close to Me…" - Chris Hosea reads a new poem, “This Is Going To Be the Year You Can Feel It,” (3 min), written November 11, 2013. 

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Chris Hosea reads a new poem, “Richmond, London,” written February 5, 2014 (1 minute).

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Chris Hosea AWP Seattle Book Signing for Academy of American Poets


Chris Hosea will sign copies of his Walt Whitman Award-winning collection Put Your Hands In (2014) — Hosea will be joined by Nathan Cummings, National Student Poet

February 28, 2014, 3:00 p.m.
AWP Conference, Booth 1010, Washington State Convention Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle, WA

Visit the Academy of American Poets booth (#1010) for a book signing with Chris Hosea, 2013 Walt Whitman Award Winner and author of Put Your Hands In (LSU Press), and National Student Poet, Nathan Cummings.

Sponsored by Academy of American Poets

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Chris Hosea reads poems from his new book, Put Your Hands In, at Mellow Pages Library in Bushwick, Brooklyn, USA. February 21, 2014. Camera by Karin Olander.

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Chris Hosea reads Friday March 21 in Bushwick, Brooklyn

Chris Hosea performs poetry

Friday, March 21, 7pm
Mellow Pages Library
56 Bogart Street, Brooklyn, NY 11206 (map)

with Alex Dimitrov, Allyson Paty & Laura Eve Engel
for Bushwick Sweethearts

See FB Invite

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