Thursday, April 23, 2009

Jee Leong Koh, Rebecca Keith and Martin Rock

Thursday, April 30th 2009 @ 7:00 PM

Pacific Standard Bar
82 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
(between St. Marks and Bergen Streets)

Please join us for the next evening of Chin Music, the Pacific Standard Poetry Reading Series. On April 30th, we are excited to feature three excellent poets: Jee Leong Koh, Rebecca Keith, and
Martin Rock.


Jee Leong Koh is the author of EQUAL TO THE EARTH and PAYDAY LOANS (both from Poets Wear Prada Press). His poetry has appeared in Best New Poets 2007, and Best Gay Poetry 2008, and has also been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. Born in Singapore, he now lives in New York City, and blogs at Song of a Reformed Headhunter (

Rebecca Keith holds an MFA in poetry from Sarah Lawrence College. She has received honors from the Atlantic Monthly and BOMB Magazine and was a finalist for the 2008 Laurel Review/GreenTower Press Midwest Chapbook Series Award. Her work has appeared most recently in The Laurel Review and Storyscape Journal. She is a founder and curator of the Mixer reading series in New York City.

Martin Rock is an MFA candidate at New York University, where he is a Starworks fellow and soon to be Editor in Chief of Washington Square Review. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in NANO Fiction, 13th Warrior Review, At-Large, and Mississippi Review. After living for four years in Japan, he now resides in Brooklyn.

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