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Pandora's Box

  • Deep Vellum Books 3000 Commerce Street Dallas, TX, 75226 United States (map)

Pandora's Box kicks off 2017 with more explosive talent! Jenny Molberg, Andrew McFadyen-Ketchum, and Caitlin Pryor. Come join us January 7th as Pandora's Box rocks Deep Vellum Books - Come hear these amazing poets! You need this. 

Andrew McFadyen-Ketchum is an award-winning freelance editor, writing coach, and Lecturer of Creative Writing and English at the University of Colorado. He is also Acquisitions Editor for Upper Rubber Boot Books, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of, Founder and Editor of The Floodgate Poetry Series, and editor of two anthologies. His first book of poems, Ghost Gear (University of Arkansas Press, 2014), was a finalist for the Miller Williams Prize, the Colorado Book Award, and an INDIEFAB. His second manuscript, Visiting Hours, was a finalist for the National Poetry Series.

His poems, reviews, interviews, articles, and podcasts have appeared in periodicals such as The Writer's Chronicle, Poets & Writers, The Southern Poetry Anthology, Glimmer Train, American Literary Review, The Spoon River Poetry Review, The Missouri Review, storySouth, Blackbird,, and Hayden's Ferry Review among others.

Andrew holds a Masters of Fine Arts Degree from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and is a contributing-editor for The Southern Indiana Review.

Jenny Molberg's debut collection, Marvels of the Invisible, won the 2014 Berkshire Prize and is forthcoming from Tupelo Press in February 2017. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Ploughshares, The Missouri Review, Poetry International, North American Review, Copper Nickel, The New Guard, The Adroit Journal, Mississippi Review, and other journals. She is the recipient of the 2013 Third Coast poetry prize, was featured in Best New Poets 2014, and has twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. 

Molberg holds an MFA from American University and a PhD from the University of North Texas. She currently teaches at the University of Central Missouri and is Co-editor of Pleiades. Find her online at

Caitlin Pryor's work has appeared or is forthcoming in Pleiades, Entropy, Gulf Coast, Poet Lore, Boxcar Poetry Review, The Mississippi Review, and elsewhere. Nominated for the Best New Poets anthology series and a semifinalist for the Ahsahta Press Sawtooth Book Prize, she has won the Mississippi Review Prize, the Ron McFarland Prize for Poetry, an Avery Hopwood Award, and has been a participant at the Sewanee Writers' Conference. She holds degrees from The University of Michigan, The New School, and The University of North Texas, where she is currently a lecturer in the Department of English. She writes for the Dallas Observer, American Microreviews and Interview, and other outlets. She lives in Denton, Texas.