Brevitas Poets, Gil Fagiani, Ron Kolm, and Olivia Wu, Saturday, November 7, 2015, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant

Brownstone Poets Inspiring Brooklyn Since 2005
Brownstone Poets presents Brevitas Poets, Gil Fagiani, Ron Kolm, and Olivia WuSaturday, November 7, 2015, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry
grows in Brooklyn Heights and there’s an open mic as well.

Brownstone Poets presents:
Gil Fagiani
Ron Kolm
Olivia Wu
Saturday, November 7, 2015 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

R to Court Street

4 or  to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA’s “The Weekender” for all transit updates. Hop Stop will no longer be available after October.

$4 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon



Gil Fagiani is an independent scholar, translator, essayist, short story writer, and poet. His latest books are Stone Walls (Bordighera Books, 2014), which focuses on his relationship with his father growing up in Stamford, Connecticut in the ’50s and ’60, and Logos (Guernica Editions, 2015), which is set in a drug treatment program in the South Bronx in the early ’70s. Gil co-hosts the Italian American Writers’ Association’s monthly readings in Manhattan. Last year, he was the subject of a New York Times article by David Gonzalez, “A Poet Mines Memories of Drug Addiction.”

Ron Kolm is a founding member of the Unbearables. He is a contributing editor of Sensitive Skin and the Editor of the Evergreen Review. Ron is the author of The Plastic Factory, Divine Comedy andSuburban Ambush. A collection of his short stories, Duke & Jill, has just been published by Unknown Press. He’s had work in Hobo Camp Review, Have A NYC 3, the Too Much anthology, The Otter, andThe Outlaw Bible of American Poetry. Ron’s papers were purchased by the New York University library, where they’ve been cataloged in the Fales Collection as part of the Downtown Writers Group.
Olivia Wu’s poems have appeared in Aberration Labyrinth, Shen Jiang Weekly, and First Literary Review-East .  She is a member of Brevitas.  She is part of Poetry Society of America’s poetry workshop.  Olivia resides in Manhattan.

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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