Tuesday, March 12, 2013

A Night of Dance, Song and Poetry at Cafe Dada Tues, 3/19 AT 7 P.M.



REMINDER:

Poetry Grows in Park Slope

Brownstone Poets Presents:

E.J. ANTONIO and HELEN PETERSON




Tuesday, March 19

Starts at 7p.m. – Sign up at 6:45 p.m.




Café Dada

57 Seventh Ave. (at the corner of Lincoln Place)
Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 622-2800

Subways: 


  2 or 3 to Grand Army Plaza
B or Q to Seventh Avenue
F or G to Seventh Avenue (9th Street)
R to Union Street, plus a bit of a walk. 

http://www.hopstop.com/


$4 donation + food/beverage - Open-Mic


Curated by Patricia Carragon






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BIOS: 


E.J. Antonio is a 2009 fellow in Poetry from the New York Foundation for the Arts and a recipient of fellowships from the Hurston/Wright Foundation and the Cave Canem Foundation. Her work has appeared online at www.torchliteraryarts.org, and has been published in various journals and magazines; including, African Voices Literary Magazine, Terra Incognita, Black Renaissance Noire, Mobius: The Poetry Magazine, The Encyclopedia Project, The Mom Egg, and One Word/Many Voices: A Bi-Lingual Poetry Anthology. Her first chapbook, Every Child Knows, was published in the fall of 2007 by the Premier Poets Chapbook Series, and her debut CD, Rituals in the marrow: Recipe for a jam session was released in the fall of 2010. – www.ejantoniobluez.net.



Helen Peterson is a prizing-winning poet, storyteller and acclaimed Flamenco dancer. Born into a theatrical family in Cuba, her poetry reflects her origins, featuring poetry-dance fusion. Awards include: Mobius, The Poetry Magazine, 2012, Editor’s Choice Award; Pen and Brush long poem contest award, 2000 Geraldine Dodge Foundation residency in poetry at Provincetown’s Fine Arts Work Center, MA. Korea Society Fellowship for poetry in Korea. Publications include: Mobius, The Poetry Magazine, 30th Anniversary Edition—2012; U.S.Worksheets; Pivot; International Poetry Review, bilingual (Spanish). Performances include: one-woman shows combining poems, stories, Flamenco dance, song, castanets at Tri-State venues like Nuyorican Poets Café, NYC.

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