Bensonhurst’s Patricia Carragon
is back and ready
to share her poetry and prose
this summer at
The Cornelia Street Cafe
Tuesday July 29th from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike
Feature Writers: Patricia Carragon and Hilary Lustick
172 Allen St.
(between Staton & Rivington)
1 1/2 blocks south from E. Houston
$5 suggested donation
This series, started in 1999, is hosted by Vittoria repetto – the hardest working guinea butch dyke poet on the lower east side
Open mike (for women & trans) – sign-up at 7 p.m. – 8 minute limit. Bring your poetry, your prose, your songs, and your spoken word.
Take F train to 2nd Ave. and exit from the 1st Ave exit and walk south down Allen St. 1 ½ block walk to the store.
Patrica Carragon’s work tends to be edgy and humorous, written by an outsider looking in.
Hilary Lustick’s work focuses on the human experience generally with a special focus on the weird and ironic vicissitudes that make it most meaningful. This will be her second reading at Bluestockings, the first having been as a contributor to Milk and Honey, an anthology of women’s lesbian poetry.
Saturday, August 2nd from 6 p.m.to 8 p.m.
DANCE OF THE WORD: Celebrating Summer
The Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia St. (between Bleecker and W. 4th St.) NYC - 10014
$15 admission includes a drink
A, F, B, E, D to W. 4th St.
#1 to Christopher St.
Alan Baxter, MC
Paul Knopf – jazz pianist
Cleopatra Amaris with a sword dance, and other dances
Paul Knopf legendary jazz pianist will collaborate with Evie Ivy in a belly dance/Spanish fan dance fusion of “Granada.”
The poem to be danced to will be “Memories of a Summer” by Mary Askin-Jencsik, from “The Venetian Hour” poetry anthology.