A Readers' Series Event with BU alums Greg Ames & Dante DiStefano. Ames is the author of Buffalo Lockjaw, a novel that won the NAIBA Book of the Year Award, and Funeral Platter, a collection of short stories. His work has appeared in Best American Nonrequired Reading, Southern Review, McSweeney's, North American Review, Catapult, and The Sun, among others. Di Stefano is the author of two poetry collections: Love Is a Stone Endlessly in Flight and Ill Angels (forthcoming 2019). He is the poetry editor for the Dialogist. Along with María Isabel Alvarez, he is the co-editor of the anthology, Misrepresented People: Poetic Responses to Trump's America '2018).