News Release: Third Thursday Poetry Night, February 16

The Poetry Motel Foundation

c/o Dan Wilcox
280 South Main Ave.
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 482-0262

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Poet Daniella Toosie-Watson will read
at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, February 16, 7:30PM

Poet Daniella Toosie-Watson will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, January 16, 2017 at 7:30PM. Daniella Toosie-Watson is a poet from New York. She is two-time Callaloo fellow, has featured at Harvard University, and has served as keynote speaker for The National Day of Silence at the New York State Center for Performing Arts. She holds a BA in English with a writing minor from the College of Saint Rose.
A reading by a local or regional poet is held each Third Thursday at the Social Justice Center. The event includes an open mic for audience members to read. Sign-up starts at 7:00PM, with the reading beginning at 7:30. The host of the readings is Albany poet and photographer Dan Wilcox. The suggested donation is $3.00, which helps support this and other poetry programs of the Poetry Motel Foundation, and the work of the Social Justice Center. For more information about this event contact Dan Wilcox, 518-482-0262; e-mail:>.

The Social Justice Center, founded in 1981, is a non-profit organization working for progressive social change through education, community building and collective action. The center advances the struggles against racism and for peace and justice. For further information about the SJC call 518-434-4037.



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