Smoke Gets In The Eyes

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Sometimes it’s just staring you in the face. Other times it isn’t. And on that note, The Disagreement will present “If you have really good vision …” on June 7.

We’ll start at 9, a little later than usual. But we promise to start on time. As always, we’ll be at the Hi-Fi Bar on Avenue A.


Emily Temple has an MFA from the University of Virginia, where she was a Henry Hoynes fellow and the recipient of a Henfield Prize. Her work has recently appeared in Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading, Colorado Review, Indiana Review, Fairy Tale Review, No Tokens, Territory and elsewhere. She is an associate editor at Literary Hub and lives in Brooklyn.

Sarah Sarai writes poetry and short fiction. Poetry collections are: Geographies of Soul and Taffeta and The Future Is Happy; poems in: Barrow Street, Boston Review, Prelude, etc. Short stories in: Cleaver, Fairy Tale Review, Callisto, etc. and a chapbook, The Young Orator. She has an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College.

Matt Dojny’s debut novel, The Festival of Earthly Delights, was published by Dzanc Books in June 2012 and is now available in paperback. Dojny’s work has appeared in Electric Literature, A Public Space, The Collagist, Better Magazine, and Vol. 1 Brooklyn. Visit him at, or at, where he (sometimes) posts a drawing a day.

*image credit: Carol Rama, Bricolage, 1967