Patricia Carragon Oktoberfest of Poetry Events
Unbearables and Friends: 100 Thousand Poets for Change
This is an invitation to join the Unbearables and friends
on October 7, Saturday, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Unbearables and Friends:
100 Thousand Poets for Change
317 E. Houston Street
Subway: F to Second Avenue, D to Broadway/ Lafayette
Hosted by Francine Witte and Ron Kolm
Please check the MTA Weekender for updates:
This is an invitation to join the Unbearables and friends as they take part in the international event 100 Thousand Poets for Change by reading their work at the Parkside Lounge.
This event will be free, though there is a two drink minimum –
the Parkside does have two dollar drinks, so we hope this isn’t a problem for anyone. We will also be passing the hat to help with expenses.
We would like to thank Michael Rothenberg for creating 100 Thousand Poets for Change, and for his continued support to poets around the world who participate. Many of the events in other countries will take place on September 30th, but Michael recognized the 30th is also Yom Kippur, so he gave organizers some leeway on choosing another date.
Hosted by Francine Witte and Ron Kolm, with the following poets participating:
1. Francine Witte
2. Jane Ormerod
3. Carol Wierzbicki
4. David Lawton
5. Thomas Fucaloro
6. Aimee Herman
7. John Trause
8. Brendaliz Guerro
9. Phillip Giambri
10. Bill Considine
11. Bruce Weber
12. Joanne Pagano
13. Richard West
14. Puma Perl
15. Matthew Hupert
16. Joel Alegretti
17. Amy Barone
18. Rob Hardin
19. Su Yung
20. Patricia Carragon
21. Jason Gallagher
22. Pete Dolack
23. Mitch Corber
24. Jim Feast
25. Jill Rapaport
26. Tsaurah Litzky
27. Deborah Pintonelli
28. Carl Watson
30. Gordon Gilbert
31. Larissa Shmailo
32. Bob Holman
33. David Huberman
34. Tom Savage
35. Bonny Finberg
36. Valery Oisteanu
37. Bob Quatrone
38. Jeff Wright
39. Dorothy Friedman
40. Eve Packer
Filmed by Mitch Corber
Faultlines: a Reading
Saturday, October 14 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
600 Vanderbilt Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238
poet/performers/persons: we are:
Sparrow, Eve Packer, Carol Wierzbicki, Jim Feast,
Francine Witte, Danny Shot,Tsaurah Litzky, Austin Alexis,
Stella Padnos, Robert Gibbons, Brendaliz Guerrero,
Jason R. Gallagher, Patricia Carragon, Stephen Kwok,
Lehman Weichselbaum, David Huberman and TBA
The Theme: ‘Faultline–Seismic Shifts’
Reading from someone else’s, then our own stuff–
Host: Eve Packer
Subway: Q, B to Seventh Avenue
2, 3 to Grand Army Plaza
Please check the MTA Weekender for updates:
Risk of Discovery Series
Tuesday, October 17 at 7 p.m.
38-04 61st Street
Woodside, NY 11377
Hosted by Micah Eaton Zevin
Subway: 7 to 61st Street Woodside
Free admission but please support the café 💗
SPIRAL THOUGHT PRESENTS LITERARY READINGS
at 6/15 Green
Patricia Carragon and Gabriel Levicky
Wednesday, October 18 at 6 p.m.
AT 6/15 GREEN (a community garden) at the corner of
6th Avenue and 15th Street in Park Slope Brooklyn
Hosted by Emily Brown
6/15 Green is easily accessible by mass transit using the F train (7th Ave. Or 15th St. Stations), the R train (Prospect Ave.) And the 68, 63 and 61 buses. 6/15 Green is a 501 ( c) 3 organization. Please visit the website for more information: www.615green.org
I’m honored to be one of the guest readers on Saturday, October 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
254 Windsor Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Take the F or G train to 15th Street/Prospect Park Station. Exit Windsor Place
Brooklyn Launch of
Yuyutsu Sharma’s Eternal Snow
& A Workshop with the Himalayan Poet
Saturday Oct 21st
Workshop will be 6:00pm – 7:00pm $25pp
Reading will be 7:30pm – 9:00pm $10pp
In the workshop
Yuyu will share his experiences and recite mantras and prayers to evoke the Himalayan world, especially, Devataatma, a Sanskrit word for the Himalayas, meaning the place where Soul of the God lives. After years of traveling the globe as an itinerant poet, Yuyutsu Sharma has earned the respect and admiration of thousands of people all over the world. Yuyu will unravel the secrets of Himalayan spirituality, inducing the participants to write fresh poetry likely to be published in the second volume of Eternal Snow.
The Reading will be the
The Brooklyn launch of
“Eternal Snow: A Worldwide Anthology of One Hundred Twenty-Five Poetic Intersections with Himalayan Poet Yuyutsu RD Sharma”
will take place.
Editors will share their experiences of editing this mammon anthology.
Select Poets include:
David Austell, Kathleen D Gallagher, Ruth Danon, Carolyn Wells, Catherine Gigante-Brown, Jack Tar, Nancy R Lange, Bill Wolak, Robert Scotto, Michael Graves, Bari Falise, Christi Shannon Kline, Dan Szczesny, Jack Tar, Marion Palm, Eugene Hyon, Patricia Carragon,
Jan Garden Castro
& others will read from the book.
PEN Women’s Literary Workshop
Wednesday, October 25 from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M.
Hosted by Ilsa Gilbert
with Ilsa Gilbert, Rosalie Calabrese, Bracha Nechama Bromze,
Patricia Carragon, Jan Emerson, Anna Michaels-Gaudreau,
Madeline Millan, and more.
Subways: F, D, B, M to Broadway/Lafayette 6 to Bleecker St.