Wednesday, August 26, 2015

August Publication News







Some happy news from Brooklyn:

"Mr. Lipson" is the featured poem for Yellow Chair Review for August 26, 2015


http://yellowchairreviewblog.com/2015/08/26/mr-lipson-by-patricia-carragon/

Also, my poem, "White Flag," is in Nomad's Choir, Summer 2015, Vol. 23, Issue 3, with other poets:

Bradford Vickers, Joan Kitcher-White, Fred Simpson, James McMenamin, Elyzabeth Ahne, Bernard Block, Marjorie Desinor, Jack Cooper, Robert Gibbons, Diane Alexy. Anthony Vigorito, Alexandra Portal, Lyn Lifshin, Efrayim Levenson, Rick Bonner, Anoek Van Praag, Chris Robin/ M.T.K., Joshua Meander, Theresa Rose, Dawn Zapletal, Valerie Stephens, Laurence Overmire, Ankita Chaturvedi, Donnelle McGee, Fide Erken, Rachel Smith, Peter Coca, Diane Alexy, Betty J. Sayles, and Robert Paczkowski.

Monday, August 24, 2015

REMINDER: Brownstone Poets presents Michael Broder, Susan H. Maurer, and Jason Schneiderman, Saturday, September 5, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant



REMINDER:

Brownstone Poets presents Michael Broder, Susan H. Maurer, and Jason
Schneiderman, Saturday, September 5, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights and there's an open mic as well.


Brownstone Poets presents:


Michael Broder


Susan H. Maurer


Jason Schneiderman



Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.


Park Plaza Restaurant


220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk


Brooklyn, NY 11201 - 718 – 596 – 5900


Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

4 or  to 5 Borough Hall


For more directions:

http://www.hopstop.com/



$4 Donation – plus Food/Drink - Open-Mic


Curated by Patricia Carragon


pcarragon@gmail.com


brownstonepoets.blogspot.com/

patriciacarragon8.wordpress.com/


 en-gb.facebook.com/people/Brownstone-Poets/541314712


BIOS:



Michael Broder is the author of This Life Now (A Midsummer Night’s Press, 2014), a finalist for the 2015 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Poetry. His poems have appeared in American Poetry ReviewAssaracusBLOOMColumbia Poetry ReviewCourt GreenPainted Bride Quarterly, and other journals, as well as in the anthologies This New Breed: Gents, Bad Boys and Barbarians 2 (Windstorm Creative, 2004), ed. Rudy Kikel; My Diva: 65 Gay Men on the Women Who Inspire Them (Terrace Books, 2009), ed. Michael Montlack; Spaces Between Us: Poetry, Prose and Art on HIV/AIDS (Third World Press, 2010), eds Kelly Norman Ellis and ML Hunter; and Divining Divas: 50 Gay Men on Their Muses (Lethe Press, 2012), edited by Michael Montlack. both feral and domestic.





Susan H. Maurer has published six chapbooks and two collections, Perfect Dark (ungovernable press) and Josephine Butler (Phoenix International). She has had three broadsides published: Clamshell Press, Center for Book Arts,and Marymark Press. She has had five Pushcart nominations and has been published in fifteen countries. Among her anthology appearances are theUnbearables’ Help Yourself (Autonomedia,) and Off the Cuffs (Soft Scull Press). Magazine credits include Virginia Quarterly Review, Confrontation,Gargoyle, and Volt. Susan has read at venues such as Poets House, St. Mark’s Poetry Project, The National Arts Club, New York Public Library, and the Brooklyn Bridge. She was interviewed on Poetry Thin Air by George Spencer. You can watch this interview on Youtube.





Jason Schneiderman is the author three books of poems:  Primary Source (Red Hen Press 2016), winner of the Benjamin Saltman Prize; Striking Surface (Ashland Poetry Press 2010), winner of the Richard Snyder Prize, and Sublimation Point (Four Way Books 2004), a Stahlecker Selection. He edited the anthology Queer: A Reader for Writers (Oxford University Press 2015).  His poetry and essays have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry, Poetry London, Grand Street, The Penguin Book of the Sonnet, Story Quarterly, and Tin House. He is Poetry Editor of the Bellevue Literary Review, and Associate Editor at Painted Bride Quarterly. He is an Assistant Professor of English at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, CityUniversity of New York. 

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

I will not be at the Three of Cups on Wednesday, 8/26





CANCELLATION:


Unfortunately, due to another medical procedure to close my 

varicose veins the day before, I will have to cancel my

performance at the “Rimes of The Ancient Mariner” reading 

at the Three of Cups Lounge on Wednesday, August 26.  


I will not be in good physical shape to perform. 



My apologies to Phillip Giambri, L. R. Laverde-Hansen, 

Rachel Therres, and Peter Blaxill for this inconvenience.



REMINDER: Boog City Festival, Saturday, August 8 from 11:45 a.m. to 9 p.m.



Reminder:


Boog City Festival, Saturday, August 8 from 11:45 a.m. to 9 p.m.






COME FOR A DAY OF POETRY AND MUSIC
IN BROOKLYN

BOOG CITY 9TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL

Saturday, August 8, 2015
11:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

@ Unnameable Books 
600 Vanderbilt Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238
718.789.1534

$5 suggested donation

curated by David Kirschenbaum

Subways:

Q, B to Seventh Avenue
2, 3 to Grand Army Plaza



I will be reading at 2:25 p.m. 


Feature List for August 8th


Jeff Wright host— 

11:30 a.m. Josh Savory
11:45 a.m. Kate Lutzner
11:55 a.m. Rick Mullin
12:10 p.m. Kimberly Lyons
12:20 p.m. Mitch Manning
12:35 p.m. Ann Stephenson
12:50 p.m. Lewis Mason (music)

1:15 p.m. break


Jonathan Berger host— 

1:25 p.m. Kostas Anagnopoulos
1:35 p.m. Laura Kochman
1:50 p.m. Stephen Potter
2:05 p.m. Audrey Mardavich
2:20 p.m. Patricia Carragon
2:35 p.m. Brown Sanders
2:50 p.m. Jonathan Berger
3:00 p.m. Little Cobweb (music)

3:30 p.m. break


David Kirschenbaum host— 

d.a. levy lives: celebrating renegade presses
season 13 kick-off

Mad House Publications (Philadelphia)
Philip Mittereder, editor-in-chief

3:40 p.m. Maryan Captan
Leslie Burnette
Becca Savana
James Harrison Monaco
4:10 p.m. Curtis Cooper (music)
4:25 p.m. Sara Schwartz
Miguel Huerta
David E. Morton
Philip Mittereder
4:55 p.m. Cooper

5:10 p.m. break


Joanna Fuhrman host— 

5:20 p.m. Valerie Fox
5:35 p.m. Buck Downs
5:50 p.m. Sarah Sarai
6:00 p.m. Patrick Blagrave
6:15 p.m. Maggie Tobin
6:30 p.m. Joe Reichel (music)
7:00 p.m.-Heart in Spaces: A Q&A with Christophe 


David Kirschenbaum host— 

Casamassima
8:00 p.m. Diego Clare (music)
8:30 p.m. End of Show

Monday, August 3, 2015

Brownstone Poets presents Michael Broder, Susan H. Maurer, and Jason Schneiderman, Saturday, September 5, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant




Brownstone Poets presents Michael Broder, Susan H. Maurer, and Jason
Schneiderman, Saturday, September 5, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights and there's an open mic as well.


Brownstone Poets presents:


Michael Broder


Susan H. Maurer


Jason Schneiderman



Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.


Park Plaza Restaurant


220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk


Brooklyn, NY 11201 - 718 – 596 – 5900


Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

4 or  to 5 Borough Hall


For more directions:

http://www.hopstop.com/



$4 Donation – plus Food/Drink - Open-Mic


Curated by Patricia Carragon


pcarragon@gmail.com


brownstonepoets.blogspot.com/

patriciacarragon8.wordpress.com/


 en-gb.facebook.com/people/Brownstone-Poets/541314712


BIOS:



Michael Broder is the author of This Life Now (A Midsummer Night’s Press, 2014), a finalist for the 2015 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Poetry. His poems have appeared in American Poetry ReviewAssaracusBLOOMColumbia Poetry ReviewCourt GreenPainted Bride Quarterly, and other journals, as well as in the anthologies This New Breed: Gents, Bad Boys and Barbarians 2 (Windstorm Creative, 2004), ed. Rudy Kikel; My Diva: 65 Gay Men on the Women Who Inspire Them (Terrace Books, 2009), ed. Michael Montlack; Spaces Between Us: Poetry, Prose and Art on HIV/AIDS (Third World Press, 2010), eds Kelly Norman Ellis and ML Hunter; and Divining Divas: 50 Gay Men on Their Muses (Lethe Press, 2012), edited by Michael Montlack. both feral and domestic.







Susan H. Maurer has published six chapbooks and two collections, Perfect Dark (ungovernable press) and Josephine Butler (Phoenix International). She has had three broadsides published: Clamshell Press, Center for Book Arts, and Marymark Press. She has had five Pushcart nominations and has been published in fifteen countries. Among her anthology appearances are the Unbearables’ Help Yourself (Autonomedia,) and Off the Cuffs (Soft Scull Press). Magazine credits include Virginia Quarterly Review, Confrontation, Gargoyle, and Volt. Susan has read at venues such as Poets House, St. Mark’s Poetry Project, The National Arts Club, New York Public Library, and the Brooklyn Bridge. She was interviewed on Poetry Thin Air by George Spencer. You can watch this interview on Youtube.





Jason Schneiderman is the author three books of poems:  Primary Source (Red Hen Press 2016), winner of the Benjamin Saltman Prize; Striking Surface (Ashland Poetry Press 2010), winner of the Richard Snyder Prize, and Sublimation Point (Four Way Books 2004), a Stahlecker Selection. He edited the anthology Queer: A Reader for Writers (Oxford University Press 2015).  His poetry and essays have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry, Poetry London, Grand Street, The Penguin Book of the Sonnet, Story Quarterly, and Tin House. He is Poetry Editor of the Bellevue Literary Review, and Associate Editor at Painted Bride Quarterly. He is an Assistant Professor of English at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York.