August 27, 2009

Jackson Heights Poetry Festival - Updates


Some exciting JHPF announcements and reminders we would love to share with you

Our next FIRST TUESDAYS is coming up on Tuesday, 9/1, featuring Denis Gray!

Join us at Terraza Cafe on 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY 11373
(by the 7 train 82nd street stop).

Sign-up is at 7pm, readings start at 7:30pm and the feature will read at 8:30!

We hope you can come hang out with us at the Hispanic/Latino Cultural Center of NY book fair on the weekend of September 19.

The featured author of the Hispanic/Latino Cultural Center of NY this year will actually be Pulitzer Prize winner Junot Diaz!

He will be with the HLCCNY on Friday at 7:30pm and on Saturday 9/19 12:30pm!

Our first workshop of the 2009/2010 year will be on Sunday, September 27th at 3pm, lead by local poet, Luis Francia
and moderated by Richard Jeffrey Newman.
The theme this time will be Political Poetry!
Sign-up for the workshop will open up next week on the website!

As always, please get in touch with us to share any ideas about or interests to work with the Jackson Heights Poetry Festival!

See you soon!

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