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Transatlantic Poetry Reading: Susan Howe and Peter Manson – This Labor Day Weekend! SUNDAY MAY 25th 230pm-5pm

In Page 22, Page Poetry, Poetry Reading on May 24, 2014 at 8:09 pm

Susan Howe Peter Manson

Page Poetry Parlor

is again excited to host UnAmerican Activities Transatlantic Poetry Reading Series

This Sunday May 25th we will have Susan Howe live in person here in NYC and Peter Manson live via video chat from London

Torn Page 435 w 22nd street 2pm Floor  230 door 3pm start 5pm end

Free          Donations gratefully accepted             Bring snacks and drinks

 

 

Page Poetry Parlor Presents: MICHAEL RUBY + SUSANA GARDNER – Sunday May 18th at 3pm

In Page Poetry, Poetry Reading on May 13, 2014 at 11:22 am

Ruby Gardner

 

MICHAEL RUBY is the author of five full-length poetry books: At an Intersection (Alef, 2002), Window on the City (BlazeVOX, 2006), The Edge of the Underworld (BlazeVOX, 2010), Compulsive Words (BlazeVOX, 2010) and American Songbook (UDP, 2013). He is also the author of a trilogy, Memories, Dreams and Inner Voices (Station Hill, 2012), and two chapbooks, The Star-Spangled Banner (Dusie, 2011) and Close Your Eyes (Dusie, 2013), and the editor of Bernadette Mayer’s forthcoming collected early books from Station Hill. A graduate of Harvard College and Brown University’s writing program, he lives in Brooklyn and works as an editor of U.S. news and political articles at The Wall Street Journal.

Author page at UDP:
http://www.uglyducklingpresse.org/catalog/browse/item/?pubID=236

SUSANA GARDNER is the author of the full-length poetry
collections HERSO (Black RadishBooks, 2011) and [ LAPSED INSEL WEARY ] (The Tangent Press, 2008). Her third book, CADDISH, Black Radish Books, 2013. She has published several chapbooks, including Hyper-Phantasie Constructs (Dusie Kollektiv, 2010) and Herso (University of Theory and Memorabilia Press, 2009). Her poetry has appeared in many online and print publications including Jacket, How2, Puerto Del Sol, and Cambridge Literary Review among others. Her work has also been featured in several anthologies, including 131.839 slög með bilum (131,839 keystrokes with spaces) (Ntamo, Finland, 2007) and NOT FOR MOTHERS ONLY: CONTEMPORARY POEMS ON CHILD-GETTING AND CHILD-REARING (Fence Books, United States, 2007). She has recently repatriated from Switzerland to the USA and lives in RI with her young daughter. She is also the editor of DUSIE, dusie.org.

Page Poetry Parlor Presents: Mayer, Good & Warsh w Lisa Robertson – Sunday May 4th at 2pm

In Page 22, Page Poetry, Poetry Reading on April 30, 2014 at 9:59 pm

Hibernation Collaboration

 

Page Poetry Parlor Presents Bernadette Mayer, Phil Good & Marie Warsh in collaboration (Hibernation Collaboration) w artwork by Sophia Warsh. AND the incredible Lisa Robertson before she goes back to France!

Sunday May 4th @2pm

TORN PAGE 435 West 22nd Street, New York, New York 10011

Admission Free  – Donations gratfully accepted – Please bring food and drink to share!

Page Poetry Parlor Presents: Shakespeare Songs + Sonnets in Concert

In Page 22, Page Poetry, Poetry Reading, Theater on April 23, 2014 at 1:54 pm

Shakespeare Bday

 

To celebrate William Shakespeare’s 450th Birthday / Steven Taylor (composer), Lee Ann Brown,(poet) & Cleek Shray (fiddle) will perform traditional settings and new re-imaginings of Shakespeare’s songs and sonnets! Birthday Cake provided Donation: $15 (sliding scale available)

One Hour Parlor Concert followed by BIRTHDAY CAKE & English Tea.

Intimate parlor setting. Seating is limited.


Questions? Contact Lee Ann Brown, polylabrown@gmail.com or call 646.734.4157

Co=produced
by Page Poetry Parlor +
Melinda Hall of
CELEBRATE SHAKESPEARE

Sunday, April 13th, 3-5pm, Page Poetry Parlor Presents: unAmerican Activities—Virtual Cabaret II

In Page 22, Page Poetry, Poetry Reading on April 12, 2014 at 12:36 pm

Virtual Cab II

—Thom Donovan—Uljana Wolf—Christian Hawkey—Samantha Walton—Jow Lindsay—Verity Spott—

*Virtual Cabaret*, 6 poets, 3 in New York and 3 in London, will give short readings, alternating between the two venues. The pamphlet published to coincide with the reading collects work by the 6 poets involved.

LONDON: 8pm
Lock-keepers Cottage, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS

NYC: 3pm
at Torn Page 435 W22nd St, between 9th & 10th Avenue, in Chelsea, NYC

Page Poetry Parlor Presents: LEAST WEASEL CHAPBOOK LAUNCH! Saturday, May 4th, 2013, 7 PM

In Page 22, Page Poetry, Poetry Reading on April 1, 2013 at 7:12 pm

Least Weasels series 3 invite

Please join us for the chapbook launch — reading by the poets
Cara Benson, Sueyeun Juliette Lee, Carol Mirakove, Debrah
Morkun, and Kristin Prevallet.
Page Poetry Parlor is located @
435 W 22nd Street, New York, NY

Cara Benson is the author of Cara Benson and the books (made) and Funny.Considering how heated it was. She is a member of the Belladonna* Collaborative
and teaches poetry and poetics in a NY State Prison.

Sueyeun Juliette Lee grew up three miles from the CIA. She edits Corollary
Press, a chapbook series devoted to multi-ethnic innovative writing, writes reviews
for The Constant Critic, and is a contributing editor at EOAGH. Her books include
That Gorgeous Feeling (Coconut Press) and Underground National (Factory
School). Her Least Weasel chapbook is entitled Primary Mother. You can find her at
silentbroadcast.com.
Carol Mirakove is the author of Mediated (Factory School), Occupied (Kelsey St.
Press), and, with Jen Benka, 1,138 (Belladonna). She and Dutch musician bates45
released the electro-house single “temporary tattoos,” and she’s a member Collective
Task. She is a certified ScrumMaster, a practitioner of Capybara and Cucumber, and lives
in New York City.
Debrah Morkun believes in near death experiences and prays to the old gods. She
is the author of The Ida Pingala (BlazeVOX, 2011) and Projection Machine
(BlazeVOX, 2010) as well as several chapbooks. She lives in Philadelphia, where she
curates The Jubilant Thicket Literary Series, and co-curates (with Kim Gek Lin Short) The
General Idea Series. Visit Debrah at http://www.debrahmorkun.com.
Kristin Prevallet was a Vaudeville singer in Marseilles and had many near-death
experiences. She is the author of five books including Everywhere Here And In
Brooklyn (Belladonna, 2012) and I, Afterlife: Essay in Mourning Time (Essay
Press, 2007). She works as a hypnotherapist and teaches workshops onTrance Poetics.
Visit Krisin at http://www.kayvallet.com and http://www.mindbodystudies.com.
Michael Basinski is the Curator of the Poetry Collection of the University Libraries,
University at Buffalo. He performs his work as a solo poet and in ensemble with BuffFluxus.
Among his recent books of poetry are Learning Poem About Learning About
Being A Poet (Press Board Press – 2012) and Trailers (BlazeVox – 2011). Although
he won’t be able to join us for the reading, his chapbook, Piglittuce, is a delight to
behold.
This, the third series of Least Weasel Chapbooks from Propolis Press, features
the work of contemporary poets with letterpress covers printed by artist-publisher-poet
Karen Randall. For more information please visit us at http://least-weasel.com

Page Poetry Parlor: “How I Wrote Certain of My Books”

In Page 22, Page Poetry, Poetry Reading on April 1, 2013 at 4:39 am

How I Wrote Certain of My Books” Come Learn Secrets of the Composition of three new amazing books by Kimberly Lyons, Laynie Browne and Deborah Poe. There will be Veggie Indian Food – Please bring something to drink, lounge around, listen to poetry and buy some books!

Saturday, April 6th 7pm-11:30pm
435 w.22nd Street
New York, NY
10011

Here’s the facebook event link.

Page Poetry Parlor Presents: UnAmerican Activities – Cambridge/New York Live Streaming Poetry link. With Lanny Jordan Jackson and Peter Larkin – 3pm May 12th

In Page 22, Page Poetry, Poetry Reading on March 7, 2013 at 3:06 pm

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UnAmerican Activities is a simultaneous poetry reading series held in both New York and Cambridge. A collaboration between New York Stock and ©_© Press, UnAmerican Activities aims to activate and accentuate transAtlantic crosspollinations, bringing new audiences and readers into mutual contact and introducing them to poets and poetry perhaps previously unfamiliar to them.

UnAmerican activities is a live event with two audiences, each connected to the other via live audio link. In each location there will be a videochat portals, activated during the intermission.

For this first event in the series, Peter Larkin will read in Cambridge, while Lanny Jordan Jackson will read in New York.

3pm refreshments
3.30pm readings

$5 Suggested Donation