1. Finished books will be available for review copy mailings in January, which will help us secure media and bookseller interest in advance of publication. We'll actively seek print media and radio interviews to coincide with National Poetry Month. 2. Additional marketing efforts will include National Poetry Month sponsorship, Poetry Daily online sponsorship, trade and wholesaler advertising, and a large, pre-publication finished book review copy mailing to all major newspapers and poetics journals. 3. We'll promote the book at all major academic and library conferences. Tour: New York, NY; Washington, DC; San Francisco, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN; Chicago, IL; Las Vegas, NV; Tucson, AZ
Equi's succinct, witty, and innovative work has been widely published, appearing in the The New Yorker, Norton's Postmodern American Poetry, and four recent volumes of The Best American Poetry. A central figure in Chicago's poetics scene during the 70s and 80s, she now lives in New York where she teaches at City College, New School and NYU.