Monday, April 16, 2012 7-9pm
Monday Night Poetry
Melissa Broder is the author of two poetry collections, Meat Heart (Publishing Genius, 2012) and When You Say One Thing But Mean Your Mother (Ampersand Books, 2010). Poems appear or are forthcoming in Guernica, Redivider, Court Green, The Missouri Review online, Barrelhouse, The Awl, and Drunken Boat. She edits La Petite Zine and curates the Polestar Poetry Series at Cakeshop in NYC.
Martine Bellen is the author of seven collections of poetry including Ghosts! (Spuyten Duyvil Press) and Tales of Murasaki and Other Poems (Sun & Moon Press), which won the National Poetry Series.
85 East 4th Street
New York, NY
Monday, April 16, 2012 7-10pm
Page Poetry Parlor
Ariana Reines is the author of The Cow (Alberta Prize, FenceBooks, 2006), Coeur de Lion (Mal-O-Mar, 2007; FenceBooks, 2011), MERCURY (FenceBooks, 2011), and in 2009 became the youngest-ever Roberta C. Holloway Lecturer in Poetry at UC Berkeley.
Louise Landes Levi is the author of Guru Punk (Cool Grove, 2000), Banana Baby (Big Bridge, 2006), and Extinction (Woodpine PR, 1991).
After Ariana and Louise read, there will be a “Round Robin” to share work from the audience.
35 West 22nd Street (white bell)
New York, NY
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 7-9pm
Mixer Reading and Music Series
Hosts: Melissa Febos and Rebecca Keith
152 Ludlow Street, bet. Stanton and Rivington
New York, NY
Friday, April 20, 2012 8pm
Metro Rhythm Presents: The Blue Angel Reading Series
Morgan Parker’s work has been featured in The Columbia Review, The Blue & White Magazine, and in the anthology Why I Am Not A Painter, published by Argos Books.
Josh Schneider’s poetry has appeared in Fun Magazine, LEVELER, and Fawlt, and he is a contributing writer for VICE Magazine.
Diana Khoi Nguyen is a recipient of awards from the Key West Literary Seminar and the Academy of American Poets and has received scholarships from The Center for Book Arts and the Bread Loaf Writers Conference. Her poems appear in Pool Poetry, Devil’s Lake, elimae, Vinyl Poetry, and others.
Eamon Grennan is a poet, scholar and a translator. His books of poetry include Out of Sight: New and Selected Poems (2010), Matter of Fact (2008), and Still Life with Waterfall (2001), which won the 2003 Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize.
Blue Angel Wines
638 Grand Street
Saturday, April 21, 2012 3pm
Stanzas in Meditation: A Gertrude Stein Celebration – Reading
A reading of Gertrude Stein’s poetic work follows the Stanzas in Meditation Panel, with Paolo Javier (Queens Poet Laureate), Rachel Levitsky (Neighbor, Ugly Duckling Presse, 2009), Joan Retallack, Christopher Schmidt, Laura Sims (Stranger, Fence Books, 2009), and Stacy Szymaszek (Artistic Director, Poetry Project).
10 River Terrace, New York, NY
–Stephanie Ann Whited