POSTPONED: An Evening of Poetry with Marlin M. Jenkins and Bailey Hutchinson

Event date: 
Friday, April 10, 2020 - 6:00pm
Jenkins Hutchinson Event
Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event will be postponed. Stay tuned to our events newsletter for an announcement when it is rescheduled!

A Room of One's Own welcomes poets Marlin M. Jenkins, author of Capable Monsters, and Bailey Hutchinson!

Marlin M. Jenkins was born and raised in Detroit and is the author of the chapbook Capable Monsters (Bull City Press, 2020). His poetry has found homes through Indiana Review, The Rumpus, Iowa Review, Waxwing, TriQuarterly, Kenyon Review Online, & New Poetry from the Midwest. He has worked as a teaching artist with young writers at Inside Out Literary Arts in Detroit and the Neutral Zone in Ann Arbor. He earned his MFA in poetry at the University of Michigan, where he then taught writing and literature. He currently lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and you can find him online at

J. Bailey Hutchinson was born in and remains haunted by Memphis, Tennessee. A graduate of the University of Arkansas MFA Program, she is the winner of New South's 2018 Poetry Contest, and her work has appeared in BOAAT, Wyvern Lit, Beloit, Salamander, and more. Formerly the Poetry Editor for the Arkansas International literary journal and Assistant Director of the Open Mouth Reading Series, she presently lives in Minneapolis, MN and works at Milkweed Books as a Bookseller & Events Coordinator. She is an Associate Poetry Editor for BOAAT Magazine. Full publication and contact info is available at

Event address: 
315 W. Gorham St.
Madison, WI 53703-2218
Capable Monsters Cover Image
ISBN: 9781949344127
Availability: In stock with our warehouse--usually ships within 1-7 days. May or may not be in stock at Room.
All sales of this book are final--it is print on demand and may take up to 3 weeks to arrive.
Published: Bull City Press - February 18th, 2020