REMINDER: Sensations Magazine Reading at Brownstone Poets, Sat, 11/17

REMINDER:

 

Sensations Magazine Reading at Brownstone Poets


Eight Sensations Magazine poets will feature for Brownstone Poets on Saturday, November 17 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. Come enjoy an afternoon of poetry and delicious food at this cozy family-owned restaurant.

Sensations Magazine poets to read:

REV. ALYTA ADAMS, PATRICIA CARRAGON,

DAVIDSON GARRETT, STEVE KOENIG,

ANNMARIE LOCKHART, DAVID MESSINEO,

JOHN J. TRAUSE, and JACQUELINE de WEEVER


Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201

718 – 596 – 5900

FACEBOOK EVENT:

https://www.facebook.com/events/111447756463583/

Subways:

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.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html

$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

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REV. ALYTA ADAMS is an interfaith minister, collage artist, and poet.  Her published collections include A Combination PlatePoems from a Previous SelfMore Poets from a Previous Self, and 52 Messages from my creative channel.


Carragon 2018

PATRICIA CARRAGON hosts the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. Her latest books are The Cupcake Chronicles (Poets Wear Prada, 2017) and Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017).

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DAVIDSON GARRETT is a NYC poet/taxi driver and author of the poetry books King Lear of the TaxiTo tell the TRUTH I wanted to be Kitty Carlisle, and Southern Low Protestant Departure:  A Funeral Poem.

Steve Keonig

STEVE KOENIG is a Brooklyn poet and teacher, and author of the poetry book Among the Powder.

ANNEMARIE

ANNMARIE LOCKHART is the founding editor of vox poetica, an online literary salon dedicated to bringing poetry into the everyday.  She is also the Founder and Publisher of Unbound Content, based in Englewood, NJ.

 

DAVID MESSINEO

DAVID MESSINEO, based in Sussex County, NJ, is among the 30 longest-serving independent literary magazine publishers still active in America, as Publisher/Poetry Editor of Sensations Magazine since 1987, and runs the Sensations Magazine Creative Events Series, one of the 25 longest reading series in America.  He is the author of eight published poetry collections, and four new books forthcoming in 2019 to 2022.

JOHN J TRAUSEPhoto Credit: Michaelangelo di Nonno

JOHN J. TRAUSE is a New Jersey poet and library director.  His published poetry books include Seriously SerialEye Candy for AndyInside Out, Upside Down & Round and RoundExercises in High Treason; and Picture This:  For Your Eyes and Ears.

 

JACQUELINE DEWEEVER

JACQUELINE de WEEVER is a Brooklyn poet and professor of English Medieval Literature.  Her two published poetry books are Trailing the Sun’s Sweat, and Rice-Wine Ghosts.

Sensations Reading in Brooklyn Heights

Sensations Magazine Reading 


Eight Sensations Magazine poets will feature for Brownstone Poets on Saturday, November 17 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. Come enjoy an afternoon of poetry and delicious food at this cozy family-owned restaurant.

Sensations Magazine poets to read:

REV. ALYTA ADAMS, PATRICIA CARRAGON,

DAVIDSON GARRETT, STEVE KOENIG,

ANNMARIE LOCKHART, DAVID MESSINEO,

JOHN J. TRAUSE, and JACQUELINE de WEEVER


Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201

718 – 596 – 5900

FACEBOOK EVENT:

https://www.facebook.com/events/111447756463583/

Subways:

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.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html

$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

Bios

alyta

REV. ALYTA ADAMS is an interfaith minister, collage artist, and poet.  Her published collections include A Combination PlatePoems from a Previous SelfMore Poets from a Previous Self, and 52 Messages from my creative channel.


Carragon 2018

PATRICIA CARRAGON hosts the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. Her latest books are The Cupcake Chronicles (Poets Wear Prada, 2017) and Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017).

DAVIDSON (1)

DAVIDSON GARRETT is a NYC poet/taxi driver and author of the poetry books King Lear of the TaxiTo tell the TRUTH I wanted to be Kitty Carlisle, and Southern Low Protestant Departure:  A Funeral Poem.

Steve Keonig

STEVE KOENIG is a Brooklyn poet and teacher, and author of the poetry book Among the Powder.

ANNEMARIE

ANNMARIE LOCKHART is the founding editor of vox poetica, an online literary salon dedicated to bringing poetry into the everyday.  She is also the Founder and Publisher of Unbound Content, based in Englewood, NJ.

 

DAVID MESSINEO

DAVID MESSINEO, based in Sussex County, NJ, is among the 30 longest-serving independent literary magazine publishers still active in America, as Publisher/Poetry Editor of Sensations Magazine since 1987, and runs the Sensations Magazine Creative Events Series, one of the 25 longest reading series in America.  He is the author of eight published poetry collections, and four new books forthcoming in 2019 to 2022.

JOHN J TRAUSEPhoto Credit: Michaelangelo di Nonno

JOHN J. TRAUSE is a New Jersey poet and library director.  His published poetry books include Seriously SerialEye Candy for AndyInside Out, Upside Down & Round and RoundExercises in High Treason; and Picture This:  For Your Eyes and Ears.

 

JACQUELINE DEWEEVER

JACQUELINE de WEEVER is a Brooklyn poet and professor of English Medieval Literature.  Her two published poetry books are Trailing the Sun’s Sweat, and Rice-Wine Ghosts.

Finishing Line Press Group Reading at Jefferson Market Library

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Finishing Line Press Group Reading at Jefferson Market Library

Saturday, November 4 from 2:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Jefferson Market Library NYPL

425 Ave. of the Americas, New York, NY 10011

(212) 243-4334

 

with Patricia Carragon, Gillian Lynn Katz,

Christina M. Rau, Carla Schwartz, Tim Tomlinson, Francine Witte

 

Hosted by Patricia Carragon

Free Admission

 

 

Facebook Event:

 

https://www.facebook.com/events/1678609095506527/

 

Subways:

A, C, E, F, D to West 4th Street
1, 2 to Christopher St./ Sheridan Sq.
L to 6th Ave.
N, R to 8th Ave

Please check the MTA Weekender for Subway Updates:
http://web.mta.info/weekender/lineview.html?r=r

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Patricia Carragon’s recent publications include Bear Creek Haiku, Sensitive Skin, and Sensations Magazine among others. Her latest books are Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017) and The Cupcake Chronicles (Poets Wear Prada, 2017). Patricia hosts Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. She is a member of brevitas, as well as the PEN Women’s Literary Workshop, Women Writers in Bloom, and Tamarind. She is an executive editor for Home Planet News Online.


 

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Gillian Lynn Katz grew up during the apartheid era in South Africa. She immigrated to the United States as a teenager in the 1960s. In 2012 she won Second Place for her poem Midnight in the Greenburgh Poetry Contest, and Finishing Line Press published her chapbook Kaleidoscope. Her poetry has appeared in Inkwell, The Westchester Review, Epiphany and other magazines and anthologies. She has a Master of Arts in Writing from Manhattanville College.

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Christina M. Rau is the author of the sci-fi fem poetry collection, Liberating The Astronauts (Aqueduct Press, 2017) and the chapbooks WakeBreatheMove (Finishing Line Press, 2015) and For The Girls, I (dancing girl press, 2014). Her poetry has appeared on gallery walls in The Ekphrastic Poster Show, on car magnets for The Living Poetry Project, and in various literary journals. She serves as Poetry Editor for the international literary journal The Nassau Review at Nassau Community College where she teaches writing. In her non-writing life, she practices yoga occasionally and line dances on other occasions.
Find her links on http://www.christinamrau.com/

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Carla Schwartz is a poet, filmmaker, and photographe. Her poems have appeared in Aurorean, ArLiJo, Fourth River, Fulcrum, Bluefifth, Common Ground, Cactus Heart, Mom Egg, Switched-on Gutenberg, Gyroscope, Naugatuck River, Solstice, Triggerfish, Sweet Tree, and Ibbetson Street. Find her book, Mother, One More Thingon Amazon.com. Her second book of poetry, Intimacy with the Wind, is available from Finishing Line Press. Her CB99videos youtube channel has 1,000,000+ views. Learn more atcarlapoet.com, or wakewiththesun.blogspot.com.

 

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Tim Tomlinson is co-founder of New York Writers Workshop and co-author of its popular text, The Portable MFA in Creative Writing. His chapbook Yolanda: An Oral History in Verse, is the first poetry collection to address climate change catastrophe. He is also the author of Requiem for the Tree Fort I Set on Fire (poetry), and This Is Not Happening to You (fiction). He lives in Brooklyn, and teaches in NYU’s Global Liberal Studies program.

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Francine Witte is a poet, flash fiction writer, playwright, photographer, blogger, and reviewer. She is the author of five chapbooks and her full-length poetry book, Cafe Crazy, is forthcoming from Kelsay books. She is a former high school teacher. She lives in Manhattan.

Welcome to Boog City 10

Welcome to Boog City 10

Welcome to Boog City 10
From Friday, August 5 to Tuesday, August 9, experience to excitement of Poetry, Music, and Theater.
Thank you David Kirchenbaum for another year of fun.
Facebook Event
I will be performing on Sunday, August 7 at 11:40 a.m. at Unnamable Books @ 600 Vanderbilt Ave. Brooklyn 11238
Subways: Q to Seventh Ave, 2, 3 to Grand Army Plaza
 

Also, I will be performing on Sunday, August 7 in Davidson Garrett’s plays at The Sidewalk Cafe @ 94 Ave A, NYC 10009
Subway: F to 2nd Ave

6:45 p.m. Unfinished Acts by Christine Choi
7:00 p.m. An Excerpt from Tacoma Method by Zhang Er

Here is the List of Events below:

Here is the List of Events below:

FRIDAY. AUGUST 5, 5:45 P.M.

Unnameable Books
600 Vanderbilt Ave.
Brooklyn 11238

5:45 p.m. Jonathan Berger
5:55 p.m. Martha King
6:05 p.m. Rachel Aydt
6:15 p.m. Ivy Johnson
6:30 p.m. Wanda Phipps
6:40 p.m. Greg Fuchs
6:50 p.m. Christina Strong
7:05 p.m. Basil King
7:15 p.m. Lisa Liu (music)

7:45 p.m. break

7:55 p.m. Katie Yates
8:10 p.m. Jean-Paul Pecqueur
8:20 p.m. Dan Wilcox
8:35 p.m. J. Hope Stein
8:45 p.m. Anselm Berrigan
8:55 p.m. Sean Cole
9:05 p.m. Cannonball Statman (music)

SATURDAY AUGUST 6, 11:30 A.M.

Unnameable Books
600 Vanderbilt Ave.
Brooklyn 11238

11:40 a.m. Belladonna* Reader TBA (Chialun Chang, collaborative member)
11:50 a.m. John J. Trause, great weather for MEDIA (Jane Ormerod, ed.)
12:00 p.m. Ryan Sheldon, Hostile Books (Joseph Hall, ed.)
12:10 p.m. Daniel Nester, 99: The Press (Jonathan Silverman, ed.)
12:20 p.m. Jason Baker
12:30 p.m. Josh Garcia (music)

1:00 p.m. break

1:10 p.m. Isabel Sobral Campos
1:20 p.m. Maryan Captan
1:35 p.m. Barry Grass
1:50 p.m. Maria Flaccavento
2:05 p.m. Christy Davids
2:20 p.m. Billy Cancel
2:30 p.m. Jane Ormerod
2:40 p.m. Jackson Sturkey (music)

3:10 p.m. break

3:20 p.m. d.a. levy lives: celebrating renegade presses
Civil Coping Mechanisms
Michael Seidlinger, ed.

Madison Langston
Dolan Morgan
Justin Sirois
3:50 p.m. Boyband (music)
4:35 p.m. Mimi Oz (music)

4:50 p.m. break

5:20 p.m. Nathan Xavier Osorio
5:30 p.m. Laura Kochman
5:45 p.m. Tsaurah Litzky
5:55 p.m. Tony Iantosca
6:05 p.m. Tafisha Edwards
6:20 p.m. Michael Joseph Walsh
6:35 p.m. Henry Black (music)

7:05 p.m. Poetry Talk Talk,
with Mel Bentley and Alina Pleskova
reading and in conversation
8:05 p.m. Olivia Deborah Grayson
8:15 p.m. Ximena Izquierdo
8:25 p.m. Danniel Schoonebeek
8:35 p.m. Keyke (music)

SUNDAY AUGUST 7, 11:30 A.M.

Unnameable Books
600 Vanderbilt Ave.
Brooklyn 11238

11:00 a.m. Johnny X (music)
11:30 a.m. Sheila Maldonado, Brooklyn Arts Press (Joe Pan, ed.)
11:40 a.m. Patricia Carragon
11:50 a.m. Warren Longmire
12:00 p.m. Peter Baroth
12:15 p.m. Mel Elberg
12:25 p.m. Ian Wilder
12:40 p.m. Assaf Salhov (music)
1:10 p.m. Rico Frederick
1:20 p.m. Courtney Bambrick
1:35 p.m. Paco Marquez
1:50 p.m. M. Mack
2:05 p.m. David Warpaint (music)
2:35 p.m.-Panel/ The Exhilaration Of Upheaval:
Poets Who Write On the Visual Arts in the 21st Century

Moderator and curator Geoffrey Gatza

Panel:
Michael Kelleher
Loren Kleinman
Susan Lewis
Andre Spears
Anne Tardos

SUNDAY AUGUST 7, 5:30 P.M.

Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
NYC 10009

Boog Poets’ Theater, featuring:

5:30 p.m. postulation by Aimee Herman

5:45 p.m. Skin of A Spell by Jenn McCreary

6:00 p.m. The Triumph of the Thirteenth Family of Passerines by Maggie Dubris

6:15 p.m. The Body in Equipoise by Joel Allegretti

6:30 p.m. Stage Wrong: Trilogy by John J. Trause

6:45 p.m. Unfinished Acts by Christine Choi

7:00 p.m. An Excerpt from Tacoma Method by Zhang Er

7:15 p.m. Shakespeare’s Itches by Susanna Rich

7:30 p.m. Michelle Beth Herman (music)

7:40 p.m. Nirvana, Nevermind

Performed live by The Tet Offensive

1. Smells Like Teen Spirit
2. In Bloom
3. Come As You Are
4. Breed
5. Lithium
6. Polly
7. Territorial Pissings
8. Drain You
9. Lounge Act
10. Stay Away
11. On A Plain
12. Something In The Way

MONDAY. AUGUST 8, 6:00 P.M.

Unnameable Books
600 Vanderbilt Ave.
Brooklyn 11238

6:00 p.m. Bonny Finberg
6:10 p.m. Mitch Corber
6:20 p.m. Amy Barone
6:30 p.m. Carl Watson
6:40 p.m. Edgar J. Ulloa Lujan
6:55 p.m. James Bannon (music)

7:25 p.m. break

7:35 p.m. Timothy Donnelly
7:45 p.m. Puma Perl
7:55 p.m. Steve Dalachinsky
8:05 p.m. Eve Packer
8:15 p.m. David Lawton
8:25 p.m. Ariah Noetzel (music)
8:55 p.m. Mimi Oz (music)

TUESDAY. AUGUST 9, 6:00 P.M.

Unnameable Books
600 Vanderbilt Ave.
Brooklyn

ron host

6:00 p.m. Francine Witte
6:10 p.m. Mike Lala
6:20 p.m. Caitie Moore
6:30 p.m. Spencer Kingman Graham
6:45 p.m. Aubrie Marrin
6:55 p.m. Matt L. Rohrer
7:05 p.m. Dk And The Joy Machine (music)

7:35 p.m. break

7:45 p.m. Julia Guez
7:55 p.m. Jason Gallagher
8:05 p.m. Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela
8:20 p.m. Vi Khi Nao
8:35 p.m. Rae Leone Allen
8:45 p.m. Leila Ortiz
8:55 p.m. Meg Kaizu
9:05 p.m. Brent Terry
9:15 p.m. Zack Daniels (music)

7th Boog Poets’ Theater Night, Sunday, August 7

Come enjoy an evening of words

The Sidewalk Cafe 94 Avenue A
New York, NY 10009

(212) 473-7373

http://www.sidewalkny.com/

Subway:

F train to 2nd Avenue

7th Boog Poets’ Theater Night

curated by Davidson Garrett

 

Facebook Event

https://www.facebook.com/events/1757003054588089/

featuring: Aimee Herman, Trae Durica, Ronnie Norpel, Maggie Dubris, Frank Montella, Elinor Nauen, Peter Basta Brightbill, Erik Ivan, Angela Babin, Joel Allegretti, Dean Kostos, Susanna Rich, Steve Dalachinsky, Christine Choi, Amy Barrone, Lulu Lolo, Francine Witte, Patricia Carragon, Seth Goldman, Davidson Garrett, Don Zirilli, John Baralle, John J. Trause, Yi Wu, Zhang Er, Jeanne Lauren Smith

5:30 p.m. postulation by Aimee Herman

5:45 p.m. Skin of A Spell by Jenn McCreary

6:00 p.m. The Triumph of the Thirte
enth Family of Passerines by Maggie Dubris

6:15 p.m. The Body in Equipoise by Joel Allegretti

6:30 p.m. Stage Wrong: Trilogy by John Trause

6:45 p.m. Unfinished Acts by Christine Choi

7:00 p.m. An Excerpt from Tacoma Method by Zhang Er

7:15 p.m. Shakespeare’s Itches by Susanna Rich


I will be performing in:

6:45 p.m. Unfinished Acts by Christine Choi

7:00 p.m. An Excerpt from Tacoma Method by Zhang Er