Counterpath (7935 East 14th Ave.) is excited to host a reading by Katie Jean Shinkel, Julia Madsen, Erinrose Mager, and Steven Dunn, Friday, July 20, 2018, at 7pm.

Katie Jean Shinkle is the author of three books, most recently Ruination (Spuyten Duyvil, forthcoming 2018). Other work can be found in or is forthcoming from Flaunt Magazine, The Georgia Review, Denver Quarterly, The Collagist, Washington Square Review, and elsewhere. She serves as co-Poetry Editor of DIAGRAM, Associate Fiction Editor of Anomaly (formerly Drunken Boat), and is an Assistant Professor of English at Central State University in Wilberforce, OH.

Julia Madsen is a multimedia poet and educator. She received an MFA in Literary Arts from Brown University and is a doctoral student in English/Creative Writing at the University of Denver. She is the video editor at Reality Beach, and has shown video poetry and projection mapping installations at Outlet Fine Art Gallery in Brooklyn, NY, No Nation Art Gallery in Chicago, IL, Counterpath Gallery in Denver, CO, and the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory conference in Orlando, FL. Her video work has appeared in VICE’s “The Creators Project,” and her poems and multimedia work have also appeared or are forthcoming in jubilat, Drunken Boat, Caketrain, and others. Her first book, The Boneyard, The Birth Manual, A Burial: Investigations into the Heartland, is forthcoming from Trembling Pillow Press in 2018.

Erinrose Mager’s fiction appears in The Collagist, Passages North, DIAGRAM, The Adroit Journal, New South, and elsewhere. She is co-editor of The Official Catalog of the Library of Potential Literature (Lit Pub Books) and Creative Writing/Literature PhD student at the University of Denver.

Steven Dunn is the author of the novels Potted Meat and water & power. His work can be found in Rigorous, Best Small Fictions 2018, and Granta.