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NY Literary Events Calendar

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Thursday May 28 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Lori Desroisers & Jeanne Mackin
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Lori Desrosiers, Westfield, MA, published her first book of poems, The Philosopher’s Daughter , with Salmon Poetry. A second book is due out in 2016. Her poems have appeared in New Millenium Review, C...
Sunday May 31 2015, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Word Up: Long Island LitFest]
Word Up: Long Island LitFest

Claudia Copquin
Castle Gould, 127 Middle Neck Rd
Sands Point, NY
516-810-7781
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Dick Cavett is the keynote reader at Long Island’s first-ever literary festival of non-fiction essay and book excerpt readings. Also scheduled: Arlene Alda, Susan Susan Isaacs, Alan Zweibel and Roger ...
Wednesday June 3 2015, 6:00 PM to 7:45 PM
 

[Event Image:  3 Books * 3 Poets: Amy Barone, Cindy Hochman, Jeffrey C. Wright]
3 Books * 3 Poets: Amy Barone, Cindy Hochman, Jeffrey C. Wright
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Amy Barone
29 Cornelia Street
New York, NY
646 942 4972
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A trio of New York City-based poets goes offline to read from their new books: Amy Barone with Kamikaze Dance from Finishing line Press, Cindy Hochman with Habeas Corpus from Glass Lyre Press, and Jef...
Saturday June 6 2015, 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Brownstone Poets]
Brownstone Poets
Brownstone Poets
Patricia Carragon
Park Plaza Restaurant 220 Cadman Plaza West
Brooklyn, NY
917 679 5002
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http://brownstonepoets.blogspot.com/2015/05/april-jones-and-lindel-sandel-at-park.html Brownstone Poets presents April Jones and LinDel Sandel, Saturday, June 6 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restau...
Monday June 8 2015, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  This Violet Version of Myself]
This Violet Version of Myself
Cornelia Street
Karen Neuberg
29 Cornelia Street
New York, NY
917 837 3329
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Karen Neuberg, Soraya Shalforoosh, and Lissa Kiernan team-up in an emerging poets triple-threat. Neuberg's poems in Myself Taking Stage exhibit “an alluring scent of the surreal” (Molly Peacock), Kier...
Thursday June 11 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Poets Michael Czarnecki & Djelloul Marbrook
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Michael Czarnecki, Kanona, NY is a poet, oral memoirist and small press publisher. He founded FootHills Publishing in 1986 and since then FootHills has released more than 400 chapbooks and books of po...
Saturday June 13 2015, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  IAWA Presents: Sinatra, the Jeeperettes and the Pugilistic Poet]
IAWA Presents: Sinatra, the Jeeperettes and the Pugilistic Poet
Italian American Writers Assoc.
Maria Lisella
Sidewalk Cafe, 94 Avenue A @ 6th Street
NYC, NY
718-777-1178
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The Italian American Writers Association (iawa) presents Susan Lembo Balik and George Guida on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Sidewalk Cafe, 94 Avenue A (6th St.) East Village, NYC; 212-473-7373; www.side...
Thursday June 25 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays/Featured Poets Chard deNiord & Fox Frazier-Foley
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Chard deNiord, Putney, VT is the author of five books of poetry, Interstate (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015), The Double Truth (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2011), which was cited as one of t...
Thursday July 9 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Emily Vogel & Joe Weil
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Emily Vogel, Vestal, NY has published her poetry in numerous journals, most recently in Tiferet, Lyrelyre, Maggy, Lips, Luna Luna, Omniverse, The San Pedro River Review, The Paterson Literary Review, ...
Thursday July 23 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Nancy Esposito & Lynn McGee
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Nancy Esposito, Belmont, MA published her most recent book, Lamentation with June Bug, with Word Poetry, 2013. Her first book of poems was Changing Hands (Quarterly Review of Literature Contemporary P...
Thursday August 13 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Sally Fisher & Sheila Maldonado
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Sally Fisher, New York and West Delhi, NY, has published her poems in The Threepenny Review, Field, Poetry East, Margie, Mid-American Review, New Directions, The Sun, Shenandoah, Poetry Daily (online)...
Thursday August 27 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Elizabeth Gray & Cheryl Taylor
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr, New York, NY is a poet, translator, and corporate consultant. Her book SERIES | INDIA, was published by Four Way Books in April 2015. Gray’s translations from classical and cont...
Thursday September 10 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Poets P Memmer, G Popoff & Writer J Pashley
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Philip Memmer, Clinton, NY is the author of four books of poems, most recently The Storehouses of the Snow: Psalms, Parables and Dreams (Lost Horse Press, 2012). His previous collections include Lucif...
Thursday September 24 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Richard Levine & Matthew Spireng
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Richard Levine, Brooklyn and Cobleskill, NY a retired teacher and Working Family Party activist, is the author of The Cadence of Mercy, That Country’s Soul, A Language Full of Wars and Songs, and Snap...
Thursday October 8 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Robert Bensen & Martin Willits
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Robert Bensen’s fifth and most recent book of poems is Orenoque, Wetumka, and Other Poems (Bright Hill Press, 2012), in collaboration with artist Phil Young. These poems, according to Eric Gansworth, ...
Thursday October 22 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Writer April Ford & Poet Jeffrey Harrison
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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April L. Ford, Oneonta, NY, won Grand Prize for the Santa Fe Writers Project 2013 Literary Awards Program for Fiction (judge David Morrell) for her story collection.. Previously, the collection was sh...
Thursday November 12 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poet Alice B. Fogel
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Alice B. Fogel, Acworth, NH, is the NH State Poet Laureate (2014-2019). Her most recent collection, Interval: Poems Based Upon Bach’s Goldberg Variations, won the Nicholas Schaffner Award for Music in...


Featured Events
Thursday, May 28
Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Lori Desroisers & Jeanne Mackin
Treadwell, NY
7:00 PM   |   View Details »
Sunday, May 31
Word Up: Long Island LitFest
Sands Point, NY
1:00 PM   |   View Details »
Wednesday, June 3
3 Books * 3 Poets: Amy Barone, Cindy Hochman, Jeffrey C. Wright
New York, NY
6:00 PM   |   View Details »

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