October 5, 2009

JHPF FIRST TUESDAYS tomorrow

JACKSON HEIGHTS POETRY FESTIVAL
 
JHPF is staying busy this fall:
 
Join us tomorrow evening for the JHPF FIRST TUESDAYS open mic featuring Duane Esposito!

Sign-up starts at 7pm, readings begin at 7:30. Join us at Terraza Cafe - on Gleane street and Roosevelt avenue, off the 82nd street stop on the 7 Train! You can find directions here.

**Duane Esposito is an Associate Professor of English at Nassau Community College in Garden City, New York. He has an M.A. from SUNY Brockport and an M.F.A. from the University of Arizona. In 1994, Diane Glancy selected his work for an Academy of American Poets Award. In 2003, he was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. His poems have appeared in dozens of publications. He has published two books of poetry: The Book of Bubba (Brown Dog Press,1998), & Cadillac Battleship (brokenTribe Press, 2005). He lives on Long Island with his wife & daughter. **

The first workshop of the 1009/2010 season, let by Luis Francia was a great joining of minds to discuss and create political poetry. Pictures will be posted tomorrow on the site!

Hope to see you tomorrow evening at Terraza!!

JHPF

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