Spring 2010 Lineup!
Friday, March 19 9 pm - Mostly Books Inaugural Reading! Featuring Marion Bell, Bela Shayevich, Leeann Thomas & The Neo-Baroque Variety Hour at Mostly Books (529 Bainbridge St, between 5th and 6th). Free. BYOB.
Saturday, March 27 11:30 am - 5 pm - Poet’s Salon at the Rainbow Book Fair, CUNY Graduate Center, 5th Avenue and 34th Street, NYC. Hosted/Coordinated by Nathaniel Siegel and Regie Cabico. Featuring poetry readings by Debrah Morkun, Ana Bozicevic, Amy King, Bill Kushner, Gregory Laynor, Timothy Liu, Douglas A. Martin, Moonshine Shorey, Emanuel Xavier, Rachel Zolf, and many others.
Sunday, March 28 7 pm - NPP benefit/dinner party/open mic for Molly’s Bookstore at Molly’s Bookstore featuring Joe Roarty from Philadelphia and Luis Humberto Valadez from Chicago. FREE DINNER! $10.00 suggested donation for bookstore renovations. BYOB and poems to share. More details here.
Thursday, April 8 7:30 pm - Debrah Morkun and Brandon Holmquest read at Blend at the Blue Banana Cafe. Further details TBA.
Thursday, April 15 7:00 pm - Come celebrate Poetry Month with a grand poetry party at a warehouse full of books! Readers include: Robert Snyderman, Christopher Sweeney, Gregory Bem, Brandon Holmquest...more TBA. Come to BookSpace (formerly Philadelphia Book Company), 1113 Frankford Avenue in Fishtown!
Friday, April 16 9 pm - Patrick Lucy and Debrah Morkun read at Mostly Books, 529 Bainbridge Street. Further details TBA.
Friday, April 23 NPP Presents readings by Zachary Schomburg, Cynthia Arrieu-King, & Sasha Fletcher + Poem-films by Schomburg. Details TBA.
Saturday, May 1 NPP Presents Sueyeun Juliette Lee & Erica Kaufman. Details TBA.
Saturday, May 8 NPP Presents Eric Ekstrand, Hannah Gamble & Sean Bishop. Details TBA.
Sunday, May 23 NPP Presents Jamie Townsend, Catherine Theis, Jared Stanley, and Lauren Levin. Details TBA.
Tuesday, June 15 NPP Presents Andrew Schelling ,Tyler Doherty and Sarah Heady. Details TBA.
Plus, there's more in the works--check our events page for the most up-to-date information!
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