Observable Readings

The Observable Readings Series, brought to you by St. Louis Poetry Center, welcomes poets to Dressel’s Public House (CWE) on first Mondays.  Reading begins at 7:30 p.m.

NOTE: November’s reading will take place in dining room on the first floor of the restaurant.

Suggested $5.00 donation at the door.

Curated by: Jeff Hamilton & Joshua Kryah


November 4, 2019
7:30 p.m.

Rosalie Moffett

Rosalie Moffett is the author of Nervous System, (Ecco/Harper Collins) winner of the National Poetry Series. She is also the author of June in Eden (Ohio State University Press). She has been awarded the “Discovery”/Boston Review prize, a Wallace Stegner Fellowship from Stanford University, and scholarships from the Tin House and Bread Loaf writing workshops. Her poems and essays have appeared in Tin House, The Believer, FIELD, Narrative, Kenyon Review, Agni, Ploughshares, and other magazines, as well as in the anthology “Gathered: Contemporary Quaker Poets.” She is an assistant professor of poetry at the University of Southern Indiana.

Christine Gosnay

Christine Gosnay’s first book, Even Years (Kent State University Press, 2017), won the Stan and Tom Wick Poetry Prize. Her work has appeared recently in POETRY, Image Journal, Ecotone, Bennington Review, The Missouri Review, The Poetry Review, and Third Coast Magazine, and has featured on Poetry Daily and Verse Daily. Her chapbook, The Wanderer, is the 2019 title in Beloit Poetry Journal’s Chad Walsh Chapbook series.


Dressel’s Public House
419 N Euclid Ave,
St. Louis, MO 63108