Julia Koets discusses her forthcoming poetry collection, PINE.
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“Becoming an essayist has always seemed to me as a bit of a pratfall.”
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Literary events and readings in and around New York City this week!
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Bite that apple, open that jar at your own risk and see how your garden grows, how hopeful you remain. Paradise is, after all, blissful self-ignorance. ...more
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Friday 3/3: Visit Women & Children First for an evening of poetry with Ari Banias, Lara Mimosa Montes, Erika Sanchez, and T Clutch Fleischmann. 7:30 p.m., free. Sunday 3/5: As always, the Uptown Poetry Slam is going down at The Green Mill. Open mic starts at 7 p.m. followed by the slam itself. $7, 21+. The […]
Tags: Ari Banias, Christina Pugh, Colin Browne, Daphne Marlatt, David Lazar, Donna Solecka Urbikas, Eric May, Erika Sanchez, Jennifer Peepas, Kate Hennessy, kelly jensen, Lara Mimosa Montes, Mikki Kendall, Notable Chicago, red Wah, Rukmini Girish, T. Clutch Fleischmann, Turi Ryder
Friday 11/18: Fifth Wednesday Journal presents a reading by Tony Triglio, Christina Pugh, Richard Jones, and Sheila Donohue at The Book Cellar. 7 p.m., free. Tara Betts will read from her new poetry collection Break the Habit at Women & Children First! Tara will be joined by Eve Ewing and Erika Sanchez. 7:30 p.m., free. Saturday […]
Tags: Angela Narciso Torres, Beth Horner, Brianne LaPelusa, Britt Julious, Christina Pugh, CM Burroughs, Cole Lavalais, David Lazar, Erika Sanchez, Eve Ewing, Heather Buchanan, karen shimmin, Kathy Klimentowski, Kelly Norman Ellis, Megan Kirby, Morgan McNaught, Notable Chicago, Paul Whitehouse, Paul Zollo, Richard Jones, Sahar Mustafah, Sheila Donohue, tara Betts, Tony Triglio, Willy Nast