Declarative Sentences: Voices in Memory of Jack Agüeros

Friday, October 17, 2014 @ 6pm
DECLARATIVE SENTENCES:
VOICES IN MEMORY OF JACK AGÜEROS
Columbia University
Low Library, Faculty Room

Join us as poets, writers, and scholars gather in the Faculty Room at Columbia University’s Low Library to pay tribute to one of the luminaries of Latino/a literature and American letters. This is the first of [ … ]

The Poetry Motel Foundation: Elaine Cohen to read at the Social Justice Center

Poet Elaine Cohen will read
at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, October 16, 7:30PM

Poet & visual artist Elaine Cohen will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany, NY on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 7:30PM. Gloversville native Elaine Cohen is the co-author of “Unfinished Dream: The Musical World [ … ]

Sept 27: Ferguson Goddam

Red Rover Series
{readings that play with reading}Experiment #79:
Ferguson Goddam

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th
7pm / doors lock 7:30pm
A special event with
100 Thousand Poets for Change
http://www.100tpcmedia.org On September 27, 2014, many poets around the world will make their voices heard. To declare the change they’d like to see most in the U.S. [ … ]

Sept. 30: What Where Series: Readings by Rachel Levitsky, Kurt Gutjahr, and Janice Gould

We are pleased to announce our second What Where Series of the semester! This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!

What Where Series: Readings by Rachel Levitsky, Kurt Gutjahr, and Janice Gould

Tuesday, September 30

7:30 PM

PAC (Performing Arts Center)

Naropa University

Rachel Levitsky is the author of a novel, The Story [ … ]

Sept. 30: What Where Series: Readings by Miranda Mellis, Tina Brown Celona, and Bin Ramke

We are pleased to announce our second What Where Series of the semester! This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!

What Where Series: Readings by Rachel Levitsky, Kurt Gutjahr, and Janice Gould

Tuesday, September 30

7:30 PM

PAC (Performing Arts Center)

Naropa University
Rachel Levitsky is the author of a novel, The [ … ]

POETS OF THE ITALIAN DIASPORA: Wednesday, September 17, 6PM

The Italian Cultural Institute is pleased to invite you to:

POETS OF THE ITALIAN DIASPORA
Round Table and Readings
Wednesday, September 17 6PM
Italian Cultural Institute
686 Park Avenue New York

Poets of the Italian Diaspora is part of a long-range project, by the editors and contributors, to expand the boundaries of the Italian literary canon. In [ … ]

LIGHGHT READING: September 21 at The Floating Library

Ugly Duckling Presse’s Lighght Reading series will be held at The Floating Library on September 21 at 4pm, with readings from Diana Hamilton and Lyric Hunter, and a musical performance from Twins of El Dorado.

Diana Hamilton is the author of Okay, Okay (Truck Books, 2012) and Universe (UDP, 2014). Lyric Hunter graduated from the Cooper [ … ]

Third Thursday Poetry Night, September 18

the Poetry Motel Foundation

presents

Third Thursday Poetry Night

@

the Social Justice Center

33 Central Ave., Albany, NY

September 18, 2014

7:00 sign up; 7:30 start

No featured poet this month — so bring an extra poem.

$3.00 suggested donation, more if you got it, less if you can’t.

Your replacement host, el presidente Thom Francis.
Coming up in 2014:

October 16: Elaine Cohen

November 20: [ … ]

Dodge Festival in Newark / Kimmelman Reading Oct. 25th at 1:30

Hi Everyone,

If you’ll be in the NYC/NJ area in late October then perhaps hope you’ll
consider attending the Dodge Poetry Festival (October 23rd to 26th). And if you
teach then both you and your students can get in at reduced prices.

I’ll be featured on the Saturday at 1:30. So come by if you’re there.

The Dodge [ … ]

Dream Traveler: 100 Thousand Poets for Change in New York City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contacts:
Larissa Shmailo
(212) 712-9865
slidingsca@aol.com

Ron Kolm
(718) 721-0946
kolmrank@verizon.net

Dream Traveler: 100 Thousand Poets for Change in New York City

@ Sidewalk
94 Avenue A, New York, New York 10009
Saturday, September 27, 6–8 pm

New York City: September 27 marks the fourth annual global event of 100 Thousand Poets for Change, [ … ]

Sept. 16: What Where Series: Readings by Miranda Mellis, Tina Brown Celona, and Bin Ramke

We are pleased to announce our first What Where Series of the semester! This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!

What Where Series: Readings by Miranda Mellis, Tina Brown Celona, and Bin Ramke

Tuesday, September 16

7:30 PM

PAC (Performing Arts Center)

Guests’ books will be for sale at the reading-CASH ONLY!

Miranda [ … ]

News Release: Third Thursday Poetry Night, September 18: Samson Dikeman

The Poetry Motel Foundation

c/o Dan Wilcox

280 South Main Ave.

Albany, NY 12208

(518) 482-0262
> Press Release — for immediate release <

Poet Samson Dikeman will read

at the Social Justice Center

Thursday, September 18, 7:30PM
Poet Samson Dikeman will read from his work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:30PM. [ … ]

Red Rover Series / fall 2014

RED ROVER SERIES
{readings that play with reading}

FALL 2014
Chicago, IL

at Outer Space Studio
1474 N. Milwaukee Avenue
near the CTA Damen blue line
suggested donation $4

AUGUST 30 @ 7pm
Experiment #78: Guest curators Heather McShane & Ryan Dunn with Stephanie Burke, Ben Clark, Rebecca Elliott, Lindsey French, Todd Frugia, Deirdre Harrison, Tommy Hefron, A [ … ]

above/ground press @ 21: Andy Weaver, Anita Dolman + Jason Christie,

above/ground press twenty-first anniversary reading and launch
with readings by:
Jason Christie (Ottawa)
Anita Dolman (Ottawa)
+ Andy Weaver (Toronto)
Thursday, August 14, 2014
7pm door / 7:30pm reading
Raw Sugar Cafe
692 Somerset St W, Ottawa
lovingly hosted by rob mclennan
$6 at the door / includes a copy of a recent above/ground press [ … ]

BONK! 71 @ Eco-Justice Center

BONK! 71
SATURDAY, AUGUST 23RD
ECO-JUSTICE CENTER
7133 MICHNA RD
RACINE, WI
6PM (doors open 5:00!)
bonkperformanceseries.wordpress.com

This month, BONK! is making the trek out to the Eco-Justice center once again!
There will be poetry and music and fluffy animals!

FEATURING:

Poet/Music: AM Ringwalt
Poet: Joe Hall
Music: Naomi Marie

AM RINGWALT is a writer and musician (Anne [ … ]

Aug. 1-5: Welcome to Boog City 8 Program Online

Aug. 1-5: Welcome to Boog City 8 Program Online

Hi,

Next Fri., Aug. 1 through Tues. Aug. 5, we’ll be celebrating Boog’s

23rd anniversary by putting on the eighth annual Welcome to Boog City

poetry, music, and theater festival. It will feature 66 poets, 16

musical acts, 9 poets theater plays, 2 poets in conversation with one

another, 1 political talk, [ … ]

Carlo Parcelli IS Simon Kananaios at The Boog and Bowery Poetry Club

Carlo Parcelli channeling the spirit of the apostle Simon Kananaios aka Simon the Zealot will be performing selected monologues from his Canaanite Gospel: A Meditation on Empire at the Boog Festival August 3rd at the Sidewalk Café as well as a full one and one half hour performance at the Bowery Poetry Club on August [ … ]

Saturday, July 19th, Nerve Lantern poets’ theatre show (update)

Nerve Lantern: Axon of Performance Literature presents

An Afternoon of Sparking Poetry

Featuring work by Nerve Lantern contributors:
Joel Allegretti, Allan Andre, Michelle DuPré, Kim Essex, Aimee Herman, Kris Lew, Magus Magnus, & John J. Trause

Performed by the contributors plus:
Maggie Dubris & Trae Durica

3pm Saturday, July 19, 2014

Co-organized by Kris Lew & Ellen Redbird

Hosted by:
Medicine [ … ]

Nerve Lantern presents An Afternoon of Sparking Poetry

Nerve Lantern: Axon of Performance Literature

presents an afternoon of sparking poetry by

Joel Allegretti • Allan Andre • Michelle DuPré • Kim Essex • Aimee Herman •
Dennis Leroy Kangalee • Kris Lew • Magus Magnus • John J. Trause

3pm, Saturday, July 19, 2014

Co-organized by Kris Lew and Ellen Redbird

Hosted by Medicine Show Theater
549 West [ … ]

Poetry/Music Gig in NY

Hi friends,

Those of you in NY are cordially invited –

Jazz Talmud: Poetry, Music and Improvisation
Jake Marmer (vocal), Frank London (trumpet), Greg Wall (sax), Eyal Maoz
(guitar), Uri Sharlin (keys).
Mon Jun 23rd 6pm
JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue, Rooftop
https://www.facebook.com/events/1436381043283558/
http://www.jccmanhattan.org/evening-classes?page=cat-content&progid=29727

Jazz Talmud is is a poetry and music performance inspired by Talmudic [ … ]

Echoing Voices: Translation Poetry in 20th–Century Italy

Echoing Voices: Translation Poetry in 20th–Century Italy
Study Day, 18 June, Taylorian Institut –University of Oxford

PROGRAMME OF THE DAY

9:30-9:55 Registration and opening remarks

10:00 -11:00 Keynote Address 1:

Matthew Reynolds (University of Oxford)
Translation, desire and rage: Giorgio Bassani, his English translators, and their reviewers

11:00-12:45 Panel 1                                                         Moderator: Emanuela Tandello

Carlo Testa (Vancouver), Ottant’anni [ … ]

News Release: Third Thursday Poetry Night, June 19: Matthew Klane

The Poetry Motel Foundation

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

> Press Release — for immediate release <

Poet Matthew Klane will read
at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, June 19, 7:30PM

Local poet & publisher Matthew Klane will read from his work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on [ … ]

The Madison Experimental Arts Exposition JUNE 6,7,8th

The Madison Experimental Arts Exposition JUNE 6,7,8th
Going
Invite
Public · Hosted by The Madison Experimental Arts Exposition

The Madison Experimental Arts Exposition
A group art show including painting, poetry, music, and performance. June 6, 7, 8th @ The…
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* Friday, June 6-Sun, June 8
* Show Map
Commonwealth Gallery
100 South Baldwin [ … ]

HVWG Writers Conference, June 8

Hudson Valley Writers Guild Sponsors

Free Writers Conference, Sunday June 8, 2:00PM

East Greenbush Community Library
The Hudson Valley Writers Guild will sponsor a free conference for writers and poets on Sunday, June 8, at 2:00 p.m. at the East Greenbush Community Library, 10 Community Way, East Greenbush, NY.

The guest speaker will be Frankie Y. Bailey, faculty [ … ]