Brownstone Poets Taking the Summer Off

We Are Taking the Summer Off

 

 

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Hi Poets and Friends,

 

Brownstone Poets is taking a Summer hiatus during July and August.  But the readings will be back in September.  


September 7, 2013:  George H. Northrup and Tom Oleszczuk at Park Plaza Restaurant

September 17, 2013: Gregory Crosby and Sarah Sarai at Cafe Dada 

 

(FYI:  the Cafe Dada reading will start at 7:30 p.m.with the sign up at 7:15.  The open mic will have a 3-minute limit)

 

Regarding the Brownstone Poets 2013 Anthology Reading:

 

Will keep you posted on the upcoming anthology reading.  Please stay tuned . . . 

 

Yours in Poetry,

 

Pattie oxox

 

 

Poets House Showcase Thursday, June 27 at 6 p.m.

 

FYI

 

Attention Brownstone Poets 2013 Anthology Contributors:

I will be bringing several comp copies of the Brownstone Poets 2013 Anthologies to hand out at the showcase opening.

 

Poets House 21st Anniversary Showcase Opening: Thursday, June 27 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

 

I’m happy to announce that The Brownstone Poets 2013 Anthology is to be showcased at Poets House.

 

 

Please come to Poets House and enjoy the beauty and emotion that is poetry.

 

Thursday, June 27, 2013 – 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.

Event Location: Kray Hall

Admission: Free

 

Opening on Thursday, June 27, 2013, this year’s Showcase will be on view through August 3rd, a free exhibition featuring all of the new poetry books and poetry-related texts published in the United States in the past year from over 650  U.S. publishers—commercial, university, independent, small and micro-presses.

 

 

On view: through August 3 during regular library hours

 

Admission Free


Poets House 10 River Terrace – New York, NY 10282 

 

Directions

 

 

SUBWAY Take the 1, 2, 3, A or C lines to Chambers Street Station. Walk west along Chambers and take a left at River Terrace. 

 

BUS The M22 runs along Chambers between North End Ave and the Lower East Side. The M20 travels from the Upper West Side and the southern tip of Battery Park City to North End Ave. The Downtown Connection, a free Lower Manhattan shuttle bus, travels to North End Ave from South Street Seaport and from Broadway along Murray Street; for more information, visit: www.downtownny.com

 

FERRY Monday through Friday, ferry riders from New Jersey can travel via NY Waterway and disembark at the Port Authority Ferry Terminal at the World Financial Center and walk north to River Terrace.

We Three Productions Reading Series at D.B.A. Mon, June 17 at 8 p.m.

We Three Productions Reading Series at D.B.A. Mon, June 17 at 8 p.m.

Monday, June 17 at 8 p.m.

We Three Productions Reading Series Presents:

Patricia Carragon, Boni Joi, and Lisa Faith Phillips

at

D.B.A.
41 1st Ave.
East Village, NYC-10003

(212) 475-5097

We Three Productions Reading Series at D.B.A. Mon, June 17 at 8 p.m.

Monday, June 17 at 8 p.m.

We Three Productions Reading Series Presents:

Patricia Carragon, Boni Joi, and Lisa Faith Phillips

at

D.B.A.
41 1st Ave.
East Village, NYC-10003

(212) 475-5097

telreadings@gmail.com

FREE ADMISSION

Take the F Train to Second Ave.  B, D, 6 Train to Bway/Lafayette

for more direction info:

www.hopstop.com/

LISA FAITH PHILLIPS
Lisa Faith Phillips is a playwright and a comedian and has been participating artist at theatres in New York, London, Barcelona and Findlay, Ohio. Lisa’s musical-comedy self-help lecture Savvy Secrets of Successful Mistresses will open the East to Edinburg Festival at 59E59 Theatres here in NYC July 9-11. Then she will take her one-woman show All-Nude College-Girl Revue or how I made it through the LSE to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival August 19-24. 2013. Find out more at Savvy Secrets.com.
Lisa is Director of Digital Strategy and Development at Hachette Book Group.
Boni joi 
Boni Joi has an MFA from Columbia University. Her poems have appeared in Arabella, Long Shot, Boog City Reader, Drivers Side Air Bag, Big Hammer, Mind Gorilla, Lungfull and the Brooklyn Rail. She is also a rotating member of the show mortified and featured on NPR.
Her first book of poetry, “Before, During and After was published in 2012. Boni lives with her husband, musical chef, Tobi Joi in Brooklyn.
PATRICIA CARRAGON

Patricia Carragon is a New York City writer and poet. Her publications include Avocet, Best Poem, BigCityLit, CLWN WR, Chantarelle’s Notebook, Clockwise Cat, Danse Macabre, Ditch Poetry, First Literary Review-East, Inertia, Lips, MÖBIUS, The Poetry Magazine, Marymark Press, Maintenant, Mad Hatters’ Review, The Mom Egg, New Verse News, The Long Island Quarterly, The Toronto Quarterly, Word Salad, and more. She is the author of Journey to the Center of My Mind (Rogue Scholars Press). She is a member of Brevitas, a group dedicated to short poems. She hosts and curates the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of the annual anthology. Her latest book is Urban Haiku and More (Fierce Grace Press, 2010). For more information, please check out her Web sites at http://brownstonepoets.blogspot.com and at http://patriciacarragon8.wordpress.com/.

 

Poets House 21st Annual Showcase

Poets House 21st Anniversary Showcase Opening: Thursday, June 27 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

I’m happy to announce that The Brownstone Poets 2013 Anthology is to be showcased at Poets House.
Please come to Poets House and enjoy the beauty and emotion that is poetry.
Thursday, June 27, 2013 – 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Event Location: Kray Hall
Admission: Free
Opening on Thursday, June 27, 2013, this year’s Showcase will be on view through August 3rd, a free exhibition featuring all of the new poetry books and poetry-related texts published in the United States in the past year from over 650  U.S. publishers—commercial, university, independent, small and micro-presses.
On view: through August 3 during regular library hours
Admission Free
Poets House 10 River Terrace – New York, NY 10282
Directions
SUBWAY Take the 1, 2, 3, A or C lines to Chambers Street Station. Walk west along Chambers and take a left at River Terrace.
BUS The M22 runs along Chambers between North End Ave and the Lower East Side. The M20 travels from the Upper West Side and the southern tip of Battery Park City to North End Ave. The Downtown Connection, a free Lower Manhattan shuttle bus, travels to North End Ave from South Street Seaport and from Broadway along Murray Street; for more information, visit: www.downtownny.com
FERRY Monday through Friday, ferry riders from New Jersey can travel via NY Waterway and disembark at the Port Authority Ferry Terminal at the World Financial Center and walk north to River Terrace.

April/May Publication News

 

Apri/ May Publication News

 
Hi Poets and Friends,

Sorry to be late on this newsletter, but my poem, “Dance For the Dawn,”  is on the Summer Gazebo Readings Blog for April 17

http://summergazeboreadings.blogspot.com/2013/04/patricia-carragon.html

My “Redheaded Tulips” haiku is on The Weekly Avocet #24 along with other nature poems from Helen Peterson, Charles Portolano, Mary Jo Balistreri, and more. 

Cheers,

Pattie