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Three Rather Queer Poets

R. Nemo Hill is the author of a novel, Pilgrim’s Feather (Quantuck Lane); a book-length poem based on an H.P Lovecraft story, The Strange Music of Erich Zann (Hippocampus Press); a chapbook, Prolegomena To An Essay On Satire (Modern Metrics); and two collections of poems, When Men Bow Down (Dos Madres Press), and In No Man’s Ear (Dos Madres Press, 2016). He is the editor and publisher of EXOT BOOKS, www.exot.typepad.com/exotbooks. He's lived in San Francisco, Portugal, traveled extensively in Southeast Asia, and after decades in New York City is living temporarily in the house he grew up in on Long Island.

Jee Leong Koh is the author of Steep Tea (Carcanet), named a Best Book of the Year by UK's Financial Times, and a Finalist by Lambda Literary. He has published three other books of poems and a book of zuihitsu. Originally from Singapore, he lives in New York City, where he heads the literary non-profit Singapore Unbound, dedicated to freedom of expression and equal rights for all. 

John Marcus Powell is a poet and an actor. He is the author oftwo poetry collections, Loony Lovers and Glorious Babe, both from EXOT BOOKS. A third, Veil On, Veil Off, is forthcoming in 2018. Born in Wales, he has lived in London, Paris, Rome, Algeria, and for the past twenty-eight years, in New York City where he performs his poetry extensively.