FEATURE | August 2, 2004
A Reading by Jon Pineda
On June 17, 2004, Jon Pineda came to the Virginia
Commonwealth University campus to read his story "Animal Control" from
this issue of Blackbird. Pineda is the author of the poetry
Birthmark (Southern Illinois University Press, 2004),
winner of the Crab Orchard Award Series in Poetry Open Competition.
A recipient of a Virginia Commission for the Arts Individual Artist
Fellowship, he has new work forthcoming in Prairie Schooner and
in the anthology Asian American Poetry: The Next Generation (University
of Illinois, 2004).
Follow the link below. The "audio version" link is in the
upper right-hand corner of the page. —Eds.