UAB Writers' Series: Adam Vines and Allen Jih
UAB Hill Alumni Theatre
1400 University Boulevard
Birmingham, AL 35205
Adam Vines is an associate professor of English at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he is editor of Birmingham Poetry Review. He is the author of Out of Speech (LSU Press, 2018) and The Coal Life (U of Arkansas P, 2012) and coauthor of Day Kink (Unicorn Press, 2018) and According to Discretion (Unicorn Press, 2015). He has published poems recently in Ecotone, The Hopkins Review, Five Points, Southwest Review, Green Mountains Review, 32 Poems, Smartish Pace, North American Review, and The Greensboro Review.
Allen “Tristan” Jih is a writer and performer based in Las Vegas. He holds an MFA from the University of Florida and is the co-author, along with Adam Vines, of two collections of poetry: According to Discretion and Day Kink. He currently performs as an aerialist in the Beatles LOVE Cirque du Soleil show on the Las Vegas Strip.