March 21, 2010

Diane Lockward at Teaneck - 3/27

The North Jersey Literary Series
presents a special evening featuring
distinguished poet Diane Lockward

plus an Open Mic

Saturday, March 27, at 8 PM

in the Special Events Dining Room
The Classic Quiche Cafe
330 Queen Anne Road, Teaneck, NJ


There will be two sets by our feature, with the open mic in-between. This venue boasts one of the best spaces and sound systems in the Tri-state area Come early and enjoy a relaxing meal – the CQC quiches are famous, and there are also other wonderful entrees, as well as coffees, teas, & desserts. For further details, email:

Classic Quiche Café: 201-692-0150.

Diane Lockward’s third collection, Temptation by Water, will be released in the summer of 2010. Her second collection, What Feeds Us (Wind Publications), received
the 2006 Quentin R. Howard Poetry Prize. Her work appears in Good Poems for Hard Times, an anthology of poetry selected by Garrison Keillor (2005), and in such
journals as Harvard Review, Seattle Review, and Prairie Schooner. Some of her poems have been featured in the online anthologies Poetry Daily and Verse Daily, and read by Garrison Keillor on NPR’s The Writer's Almanac.

Upcoming NJLS Events in 2010:

April 17 proposed Book Launch for Beyond the Rift poetry anthology
May 22 - poet and singer Lottie Porch featured
June 26 - poet Joel Allegretti performing work from his new collection Thrum
Sep 25 - poet Jamie McNeely Quirk featured
Oct 23 - poet David Messineo featured