Meet the Authors

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Adam Berlin will be reading from his poetry collection The Standing Eight at KGB Bar, 85 East 4th Street, New York, NY
Tuesday, February 13

7 p.m.

“Poetry of the Fight” will also feature poet George Guida.

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Poets Jonie McIntire (Not All Who Are Lost Wander, Finishing Line Press, 2016) and Kerry Trautman (To Have Hoped, Finishing Line Press, 2016) read from their new chapbooks.

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https://www.facebook.com/events/2117570328529517/

JAN 6, 2018

Poetry Book Release w/Jonie McIntire & Kerry Trautman

Hosted by Kerry Jensen Trautman and Jonie McIntire
Saturday, January 6 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST
2702 W. Sylvania Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43613

NightBallet Press so graciously published new poetry chapbooks by Jonie McIntire and Kerry Trautman. Come nibble some snacks and hear them read selections from the books. Copies will be available for sale and signing, of course. Free & open to the public, but donations to the venue are always appreciated.

Can’t attend? Or just can’t wait til the new year to read a copy? They’re both available for sale here:
http://nightballetpress.blogspot.com/2017/12/artifacts-by-kerry-trautman.html

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We are hosting Doris Stengel on Saturday, January 13, 2018. Details can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/events/2018251988419558/

Regards,

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Gillette Kempf
Owner, An Open Book
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PEN America 2018 NEW MEMBERS NEW BOOKS

 FRIDAY

 
 

2018 NEW MEMBERS NEW BOOKS

Come and Enjoy:
Patricia Carragon’s “Innocence” (Finishing Line Press)

and 

“The Cupcake Chronicles” (Poets Wear Prada) 
 
Will Be Part of the Celebration
Don’t miss PEN America’s 2018 New Members New Books party!
All PEN America Members are invited to gather on Friday January 19, from 6:00 – 8:00PM at the Sean Kelly Gallery, 475 Tenth Ave, NYC for this annual celebration of our newest members and the work of PEN America Members published in 2017. Hosted by John Avlon, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Saeed Jones, Alexandra Kleeman, Idra Novey, Larissa Pham, sam sax, and Jenny Zhang, the New Members New Books party will be a rousing celebration of the PEN America literary community.
PEN America Members with new books out in 2017: Submit here to have your work featured at the party.
SUBWAYS: A, E, C, to Penn Station 34th St., 1, 2, 3 to 34th St
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WHERE I LIVE --Poetry Reading

by Jennie Boyd Bull

Sunday, January 7

2:00 -4:00 p.m.  Celo Inn

Jennie will read from a new chapbook of poems from her first year in the South Toe River valley, Where I Live: Coming Home to the Southern Mountains (Finishing Line Press 2018). Available for pre-order at $13.99.

South Toe poets and musicians Mendy Knott, Anne and Sam Maren-Hogan, Kathy Weisfeld,  Cathy Sky, Katherine Savage, Britt Kaufmann, and Lynn McClure will also offer. Light refreshments served.  Contact Jennie with questions, at 845 807-1989.

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Scheduled readings for Katherine Edgren:
  • At Bookbound Bookstore in Ann Arbor, MI – December 14th – flyer attached
  • At WSG (Washington Street Gallery) in Ann Arbor (with eight other poets, we have organized an event where each poet will look at the gallery’s January art show and write an Ekphrasis poem on one work of art which they will read, along with other poems — 5 minutes worth — at an event on January 21st)
  • At Crazy Wisdom Bookstore in Ann Arbor, on February 28th, with a musician, who will sing and play along with us.
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Carla Schwartz, author, Intimacy with the Wind upcoming events:
 Sunday June 3, 2018, 12 PM
The Art of Words, Mike Amado Memorial Series
Featured Poet, Intimacy with the Wind author Carla Schwartz 
11 North St, Plymouth, Massachusetts
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Local readings here in midcoastal Maine will be over the summer.
Crackpot Chronicles – older blog
folly me on Twitter
Ellen Sander’s Classic Rock Readers (Kindle Eds.)  No Kindle?  No Problem:
Free Kindle Reader at http://amzn.to/UiYAvZ
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Lynne Viti -BALTIMORE GIRLS--scheduled readings and programs 2017-2018
Lynne Spigelmire Viti, JD, PhD
Senior lecturer in the Writing Program
Blogging at Still In School
Westwood Public Library, Islington Branch, 10 AM January 30, 2018
Senior Center,Westwood, Massachusetts,     11  AM February 5, 2018
Newhouse Center, Wellesley College,  4:30 PM, February 7, 2018
Wellesley Books, Wellesley, MA, 7 PM,  April 5, 2018
Ferguson Library, Stamford, Connecticut, April 7, 2 PM, 2018
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Barbara de la Cuesta upcoming events:

  • Barbara de la Cuesta will be reading from Rosamundo at the Princeton University Library on Jan 8 at 7pm
  • I will be reading Rosamundo aloud to a group of blind booklovers, and concurrently recording the sessions to create an audiobook.  If you are vision impaired and live near or in central New Jersey, We’d love to invite you to this informal event.  Contact Barbara de la Cuesta at 848 210 1735 for details.
  •  I will also be participating in a reading sponsored by the New England Poetry Club at the Yenching Library at Harvard University on March 6, 2018 at 7pm.
Barbara de la Cuesta
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