Poets in Pajamas 2019 Double-Feature Launch!

PiP Reading 44:

Special Double-Feature with Carlina Duan & Sophia Stid

Poets in Pajamas brings you an extra special reading for its 2019 launch: a double-feature with poets Carlina Duan and Sophia Stid! The reading will be held at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on January 6, 2019. Each poet will hold a 15 minute live reading immediately followed by a Q&A. The event will take place on the PiP Facebook Page.

In case you’re like us and tend to forget these things, the event on Facebook will remind you to attend, so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Carlina Duan

Carlina Duan is a sweet tooth from Michigan. She is the author of the poetry collection I WORE MY BLACKEST HAIR (Little A, 2017). Her poems can be found in Black Warrior ReviewTinderbox Poetry JournalTupelo QuarterlyThe Margins, and elsewhere. She is currently the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Nashville Review, and an MFA student at Vanderbilt University. She believes in fruit. Find her at www.carlinaduan.com, or on Twitter @ ccduan.

Carlina Duan at Black Warrior Review

Carlina Duan at Tinderbox Poetry Journal

Carlina Duan at Tupelo Quarterly

Sophia Stid

Sophia Stid is a writer from California. Currently in the MFA program at Vanderbilt University, she has received fellowships from the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets and Sewanee Writers’ Conference. She is the winner of the 2017 Francine Ringold Award for New Writers. Her poems can be found in Image, Beloit, Nimrod, Ninth Letter, DIAGRAM, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and Crab Orchard Review, among others. 

Sophia Stid at Beloit Poetry Journal

Sophia Stid at Hayden’s Ferry Review

Sophia Stid at Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry


Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. Pacific)  on Janusary 6, 2019, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the writer. 

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.