New Orleans Poetry Festival Reading



On April 21, 2019, the New Orleans Poetry Festival generously hosted a reading by four authors of Unlikely Books. In this video, Jeff Weddle reads from his Unlikely Book, Citizen Relent.



Jeff Weddle

Jeff Weddle is a more or less reasonable human being. He is the author of nine books, and co-author of one other. He mostly writes poetry, but fiction and non-fiction sometimes escape. His most recent books include Dead Man’s Hand (Poetic Justice Books, 2019), A Puncher’s Chance (Rust Belt Press, 2019), and Citizen Relent (Unlikely Books, 2019). He won the 2007 Eudora Welty Prize for Bohemian New Orleans: The Story of the Outsider and Loujon Press (University Press of Mississippi, 2007). Jeff teaches in the School of Library and Information Studies at the University of Alabama.


Edited for Unlikely by Jonathan Penton, Editor-in-Chief
Last revised on Monday, June 17, 2019 - 00:35