Meet our readers: Olena Jennings


Olena Jennings is the author of the collection of poetry Songs from an Apartment (Underground Books, 2017). Her translations of Ukrainian poetry appeared in the anthologies Words for War (Academic Studies Press, 2017, together with Oksana Lutsyshyna) and The White Chalk of Days (Academic Studies Press, 2017), as well as The Common, Poetry International, and Wolf. She is the host of the Poets of Queens reading series.

Her fiction has been published in Joyland, Pioneertown, and Projecttile. Visit her website at

Please join Olena and all our incredible readers for Line Break #21, Saturday, August 4, 3:00 p.m. at Q.E.D. in Astoria. Tickets are only 7 bucks!

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Line Break is an eclectic monthly reading series showcasing a mix of fiction, poetry and essays. We are currently on hiatus.