G.P.A., Donald Lev and Linda Lerner at Park Plaza Restaurant, Sat, June 2 at 2:30 p.m.

Poetry Grows in Brooklyn Heights

The Brownstone Poets presents:

G.P.A., Donald Lev and Linda Lerner

Saturday, June 2 at 2:30 p.m.

Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201 – 718 – 596 – 5900

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street,

4, 5 or R to Court Street, Borough Hall

For more directions:

$3 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon email:


BIOS:

 

 

G.P.A.
is a Poet and Author from the south
side of Chicago. He has written three books of Poetry, The Confessional
Heart of a Man, The Book of 24 Orgasms
,
and The Mind of a Poetic Unsub. He is
the 2012 winner of the Black Essence Award for Poetry and Charity and is
currently nominated for Poet of the Year. Currently, he is finishing a
children’s book of Poetry entitled Remembrances of a Black Boy
Donald
Lev
continues to publish Home Planet
News
, the newsprint literary review he
and his late wife, the poet Enid Dame founded in 1979. The latest collections
of his poetry are The Darkness Above: Selected Poems 1968-2002 (Red Hill, 2008), a chapbook, Only Wings (Presa, 2010), and A Very Funny Fellow (NYQ Books, 2012).

 
Linda
Lerner
 was born and educated in New
York City; New York Quarterly Books published her most recent collection, Takes
Guts & Years Sometimes
 June 2011.
 http://www.nyqbooks.org/title/takesgutsandyearssometimes. She’s previously published thirteen collections of
poetry several of which were Small Press Reviews’ Picks). she’s been nominated twice for a pushcart prize. In
1995 she and Andrew Gettler began Poets  on the Line, (http://www.echony.com/~poets)
the first poetry anthology on the Net for which she received two grants. She’s
been published in hundreds of journals, several anthologies and has read widely
across the U.S. 
 

 

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