Brownstone Poets presents Ron Kolm, Eve Packer, and Ron Price on Saturday, June 1 at 2:30 p.m.. at the newly renovated Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Enjoy the varied menu at this affordable family-run diner while listening to great poetry. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights and there's an open mic as well.
Brownstone Poets presents:
Ron Kolm, Eve Packer, and Ron Price
Saturday, June 1 at 2:30 p.m.
Park Plaza Restaurant
220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk
Brooklyn, NY 11201 - 718 – 596 – 5900
Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street,
4, 5 or R to Court Street, Borough Hall
For more directions:
$4 Donation – plus Food/Drink - Open-Mic
Curated by Patricia Carragon
Ron Kolm is a member of the Unbearables, and an editor of several of their anthologies; most recently, The Unbearables Big Book of Sex! Ron is a contributing editor of Sensitive Skin magazine and a senior editor of the Evergreen Review. He is the author of The Plastic Factory and, with Jim Feast, the novel Neo Phobe. He's had work recently published in Jeff Wright's Live Mag!, and Steve Cannon's Gathering of the Tribes. Ron's papers were purchased by the New York University library, where they've been catalogued in the Fales Collection as part of the Downtown Writers Group.
Eve Packer is a Bronx-born poet/performer who appears solo, with music, in dance and theater. She has published three poetry books--Skulls Head Samba, PLAYLAND: POEMS 1994-2004, and NEW NAILS, all from Fly By Night Press--has four poetry/jazz CDs. She has one son, one daughter in law, and one grandson. Eve Packer lives downtown and swims daily.
Ron Price has published in, among others, The American Poetry Review, Poetry, and Zone 3. He is the author of Surviving Brothers, a chapbook, and A Crucible for the Left Hand. A Small Song Called Ash from the Fire was nominated for a National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. A True Account of the Failure of Bodies to Adequately Burn, a chapbook, came out a few weeks ago.