Yes we have heard him reading his outrageous prose at a special event at Western CT State University this past December. But now we will hear his poetry at the Blue Z. Daniel Nester is a journalist, essayist, poet, editor, and teacher. His latest book is How to Be Inappropriate, a collection of humorous nonfiction (Soft Skull Press 2009). He is also the author of God Save My Queen (Soft Skull Press, 2003) and God Save My Queen II (2004), collections on his obsession with the rock band Queen, and The History of My World Tonight (BlazeVOX, 2006), a collection of poems. His work has been anthologized in such places as The Best American Poetry, The Best Creative Nonfiction, and Third Rail: The Poetry of Rock and Roll. He teaches writing at The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY.
June 2, 2010 – Daniel Nester’s poetry