Reminder: Second Brownstone Poets 2019 Anthology Book Event New York Public Library – Mulberry Street Branch

Reminder:



Second Brownstone Poets 2019 Anthology Book Event

A Celebration of Poetry and Prose from Poets from

Brownstone Poets Reading Series 


Saturday, August 17 at 2 p.m.
New York Public Library – Mulberry Street Branch10 Jersey Street (b/w Mulberry St. and Lafayette St.
New York, NY  10012212 – 966 -3424


Free Admission— LIMITED OPEN MIC 


SUBWAYS: D, F to Bway/ Lafayette St.4, 6 to Bleecker St.N, R, W to Prince St.


FACEBOOK EVENT


https://www.facebook.com/events/2277165389166992/

Since 2005, Brownstone Poets has been inspiring poetry in Brooklyn. We strive to be a unique and diverse community, welcoming various literary styles and forms. We would like to thank this year’s sixty-nine reader-contributors, as well as our loyal attendees. Without their love and commitment, our reading series and this anthology would not have been possible.We’re honored to have the Himalayan poet Yuyutsu Sharma as our poet-in- residence and David Austell as this year’s guest poet.We mourn the passing of Gil Fagiani, who was a translator, essayist, short-story writer, poet, and friend, and have dedicated a section in his memory.This collection of poetry, infused with Brooklyn imagery, is our contribution to the vibrant spirit found in the Borough of Kings.

Planning on events at Park Slope, etc.  Stay tuned . . .

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Reminder:Second Brownstone Poets 2018 Anthology Book Event

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

 

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Second Brownstone Poets 2018 Anthology Book Event

A Celebration of Poetry and Prose

Saturday, September 22 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

New York Public Library – Mulberry Street Branch

10 Jersey Street (b/w Mulberry St. and Lafayette St.

New York, NY  10012

212 – 966 -3424

Free Admission— LIMITED OPEN MIC 

FACEBOOK EVENT:

https://www.facebook.com/events/300714243816090/

SUBWAYS: D, F to Bway/ Lafayette St.

4, 6 to Bleecker St.

N, R, W to Prince St.

Free Admission— OPEN MIC

author copy $8 and additional copies $10 each

non-author copies $12 each

Brownstone Poets has been inspiring poetry in Brooklyn since 2005. We strive to be unique and diverse, and we welcome a multitude of styles and forms. We would like to thank this year’s sixty-eight reader-contributors listed below, as well as our loyal attendees. Without their love for, and dedication to, our reading series, this anthology would not have been possible.

We are proud to have the Himalayan poet Yuyutsu RD Sharma as our poet in residence. We would also like to honor this year’s guest poet JP Howard,

This collection of poetry, infused with Brooklyn imagery, is our contribution to the vibrant creative spirit in the borough of Kings.

REMINDER: Third Brownstone Poets 2017 Anthology Reading at the Mulberry Street NYP, Sat, October 21 at 2 p.m.

 

 

REMINDER: Third Brownstone Poets 2017 Anthology Reading at the Mulberry Street NYP, Sat, October 21 at 2 p.m.

Third Brownstone Poets 2017 Anthology Event 

 

 

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“Little Machines Fill Their Sky” by Bob Heman

 


A Celebration of Poetry and Prose from Poets from

Brownstone Poets Reading Series Held in Brooklyn Heights

Yuyutsu RD Sharma, OUR POET IN RESIDENCE

PLUS, OUR CONTRIBUTORS:


Austin Alexis
Barbara Rosenthal
Bob Heman

Brenda J. Gannam

Dorothy Friedman August

Elliot Abosh

Francine Witte
Gabriel Don
Jan Garden Castro
Linda Lerner

Mike Jurkovic
Noel David Cohen
Patricia Carragon

Rosalie Calabrese

Ron Kolm

Sarah Sarai

Tina Chan

Vicki Iorio

Yi Wu

Zev Torres

 

Saturday, October 21 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The Mulberry Street Branch NYPL

10 Jersey Street
New York,  NY  10012

(212) 966-3424

Free Admission— LIMITED OPEN MIC

 

Subways: F and D to Broadway/Lafayette, 6 to Bleecker Street, R to Prince Street.

Please check the MTA Weekender for scheduled track work info:

http://web.mta.info/weekender/lineview.html?r=r

Facebook Event

https://www.facebook.com/events/132146860755420/

Brownstone Poets has been inspiring poetry in Brooklyn since 2005. We strive to be unique and diverse, and we welcome a multitude of styles and forms. We would like to thank this year’s sixty-four reader-contributors listed below, as well as our loyal attendees. Without their love for, and dedication to, our reading series, this anthology would not have been possible.

We are proud to have the Himalayan poet Yuyutsu RD Sharma as our poet in residence. We would also like to honor this year’s guest poet, Bruce Weber, and pay tribute to our fellow poets Bill Pyles and Frank Simone, who recently passed away.

 

This collection of poetry, infused with Brooklyn imagery, is our contribution to the vibrant creative spirit in the borough of Kings.

For those contributors who have never rec’d their comp copy, you can pick it up at any Brownstone Poets reading, etc. 

Additional books on sale at the readings for $12

You can order additional books 

on Amazon.com for $17.99

  • Paperback: 126 pages
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1544703740
  • ISBN-13: 978-1544703749
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.3 x 11 inches

Kindle edition for $6.99

Reminder: FINISHING LINE PRESS Women, Sat, August 19 at The Mulberry Street NYPL

A Gentle Reminder:

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Finishing Line Press Women, A Celebration of Women Writers

 

 

 

Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Mulberry Street Branch NYPL

10 Jersey St, New York, NY 10012

(212) 966-3424
Free Admission

Amy Barone, Patricia Carragon, Debora Lidov, Maria Lisella, Karen Neuberg,

Margaret McCarthy, Zara Raab

 

Hosted by Patricia Carragon

Facebook Event:

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Subways: F and D to Bway Lafayette, 6 to Bleecker Street, R to Prince Street.

Please check the MTA Weekender for scheduled track work info:

http://web.mta.info/weekender/lineview.html?r=r

 

Amy Barone’s latest chapbook, Kamikaze Dance, is from Finishing Line Press. Her poetry has appeared in First Literary Review-EastGradiva,Standpoint (UK), Paterson Literary Review, and Sensitive Skin, among others. She spent five years as Italian correspondent for Women’s Wear Daily and Advertising Age. Foothills Publishing published her first chapbook, Views from the Driveway. She belongs to PEN America Center and the brevitas online poetry community. From Bryn Mawr, PA, Amy lives in New York City.

Patricia Carragon’s recent publications include Bear Creek Haiku, Sensitive Skin, and Sensations Magazine among others. Her latest book is Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017). The Cupcake Chronicles is forthcoming from Poets Wear Prada. 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.

 

Debora Lidov is the author of the FLP chapbook Trance. Her poems have appeared in Cutthroat, Five Points, Salamander Magazine, Tarpaulin Sky, The Threepenny Review, and Upstreeet. She is employed as a medical social worker and serves as board president for the Indolent Arts.

 

Maria Lisella is the sixth Queens Poet Laureate 2015-2018. Her Pushcart Prize-nominated work appears in Thieves in the Family (NYQ Books), Amore on Hope Street and Two Naked Feet. Her work is also included in The Traveler”s Vade Mecum (Red Hen Press, 2017). She co-curates the Italian American Writers Association readings. By day, she writes for USA TODAYTravel Market Report and the bilingual publications, La Voce di New York and Bridge Puglia.

Karen Neuberg is the author of two chapbooks, “Detailed Still” (Poets Wear Prada) and “Myself Taking Stage” (Finishing Line Press). “The elephants are asking” is forthcoming later this year from Glass Lyre Press. Her poems and collages appear in numerous journals including Canary, Forage, New Verse News, Poets for Living Waters, and S/tick. She’s a multiple Pushcart and a Best-of-the-Net nominee, and is associate editor of the online poetry journal First Literary Review East.

Margaret McCarthy’s poetry collection Notebooks From Mystery School (Finishing Line Press, 2015) was a New Women’s Voices Award finalist. She writes heightened language plays based on her poems.The Sacrificial King: A Play For John Lennon was produced in NYC; Deirdre Retrograde was read at La Mama Theatre, NYC.  McCarthy works as a professional photographer.  She publishes A Vision And A Verse, www.avisionandaverse.com  an e-broadside combining her images and poetry

Zara Raab’s books are Swimming the Eel and Fracas & Asylum (David Robert Books, 2010, 2013); The Book of Gretel, and Rumpelstiltskin, or What’s in a Name? (Finishing Line Press, 2010, 2013), the latter chapbook a finalist for the Dana Award. Her book reviews and poems appear in Verse Daily, River Styx, West Branch, Arts & Letters, Crab Orchard Review, and The Dark Horse. New work is forthcoming from Poet Lore, Broad Street, and the Hudson Review.