July 22, 2010

Madeline Tiger in Bloomfield, 8/2

Please join the folks at Pianos Bar & Grill in Bloomfield, NJ on Monday, August 2, 2010 at 7:30 p. m. for RockStar Poets and Writers [Bloomfield Reading Series].  The feature is the noted poet and teacher Madeline Tiger.

The event is
Madeline Tiger's tenth collection of poems, The Atheist's Prayer, appeared from Dos Madres Press, (Spring, 2010); her other recent collections are The Earth Which Is All (2008) and Birds of Sorrow and Joy: New and Selected Poems, 1970-2000 (2003). Her work appears regularly in journals and anthologies. She has been teaching  in state programs and private workshops since 1973 and has been a "Dodge Poet" since 1986. She has five children and seven grandchildren and lives in Bloomfield, NJ under a weeping cherry tree.

Here is a list of all Madeline Tiger's books and chapbooks:

The Chinese Handcuff, 1974 (chapbook)
Keeping House in This Forest, 1977 (chapbook)
Toward Spring Bank, 1981
My Father's Harmonica, 1991
Mary of Migdal, 1991 (chapbook)
Water Has No Color, 1992 (chapbook)
White Owl, 2000 (chapbook)
Birds of Sorrow and Jow: New and Selected Poems, 2003
The Earth Which Is All, 2008
The Atheist's Prayer, 2010

Bloomfield Reading Series, also known as RockStar Poets continues in our third year we are pleased to have such a distinguished poet appearing on Monday, August 2nd.  Note that this series holds a reading every FIRST MONDAY of the month at 7:30 p. m. at Pianos hosted by writer Sanjay Agnihotri.  The readings take place on the back stage.  Come early and have a drink or dinner.  Remember to bring some work of your own as an Open Reading follows the feature.

Pianos Bar & Grill
36 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ  07003

(973) 743-7208