Patricia Carragon at Bluestockings and The Cornelia Street Cafe

Patricia Carragon at Bluestockings and The Cornelia Street Cafe

pattie en route to bklyn











Bensonhurst’s Patricia Carragon 

is back and ready 

to share her poetry and prose 

this summer at 

Bluestockings and 

The Cornelia Street Cafe


Tuesday July 29th  from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike


Feature Writers: Patricia Carragon and Hilary Lustick


Bluestockings Bookstore

172 Allen St.
(between Staton & Rivington)
1 1/2 blocks south from E. Houston


$5 suggested donation

This series, started in 1999, is hosted by Vittoria repetto – the hardest working guinea butch dyke poet on the lower east side


Open mike (for women & trans) – sign-up at 7 p.m. – 8 minute limit.  Bring your poetry, your prose, your songs, and your spoken word.




Take F train to 2nd Ave. and exit from the 1st Ave exit and walk south down Allen St. 1 ½ block walk to the store.




Patrica Carragon’s work tends to be edgy and humorous, written by an outsider looking in.


Hilary Lustick’s work focuses on the human experience generally with a special focus on the weird and ironic vicissitudes that make it most meaningful. This will be her second reading at Bluestockings, the first having been as a contributor to Milk and Honey, an anthology of women’s lesbian poetry.




Saturday, August 2nd from 6 8 p.m.

DANCE OF THE WORD:  Celebrating Summer


The Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia St. (between Bleecker  and W. 4th St.) NYC- 10014


$15 admission includes a drink



A, F, B, E, D to W. 4th St.

#1 to Christopher St. 


Alan Baxter,  MC




David Elsasser 

Mindy Matijasevic

Peggy Fitzgerald

Patricia Carragon

Eugene Ring

Madeline Artenberg


Paul Knopf – jazz pianist

Cleopatra Amaris with a sword dance, and other dances


Paul Knopf legendary jazz pianist will collaborate with Evie Ivyin a belly dance/Spanish fan dance fusion of  “Granada.”


The poem to be danced to will be  “Memories of a Summer” by Mary Askin-Jencsik,from “The Venetian Hour” poetry anthology.


Published by: Patricia Carragon

Brooklyn writer and poet Patricia Carragon loves cupcakes, chocolate, cats, and haiku. Her publication credits include BigCityLit, CLWN WR, Clockwise Cat, Danse Macabre, Home Planet News, Inertia, Lips, Levure littéraire, Long Island Quarterly, Mad Hatters’ Review, The Mom Egg, The Toronto Quarterly, Word Salad, and others. She is the author of "Journey to the Center of My Mind" (Rogue Scholars Press, 2005) and "Urban Haiku and More" (Fierce Grace Press, 2010). Her latest books are "The Cupcake Chronicles" (Poets Wear Prada, 2017) and "Innocence" (Finishing Line Press, 2017). She hosts the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. Patricia is a member of brevitas, Pen Women's Literary Workshop, Women Writer's in Bloom,and Tamarind. She is one of the Executive Editors for Home Planet News Online. For more information, please check out her other website at: ---Performances --- ---Publications--- ---Series Schedule--- ---Bookstore--- ---Poetry Corner--- ---Online Reviews of My Books--- ---Follow Me on Goodreads--- ---Check Out My Author Page on--- Amazon.Com ---Become My Fan on ReverbNation--- ---Like My Page on FaceBook--- ----THE BROWNSTONE POETS READING SERIES:---- ---4th Saturday Readings (3rd Saturday if the 4th Saturday falls on a religious holiday). No reading in December. --Park Plaza Restaurant --220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. & Pineapple Walk, Brooklyn, NY 11201-- - 718 – 596 – 5900--- 2:30PM--- ---$5 donation---food/drink - Open Mic--- Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street, R to Court Street, Borough Hall---

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