April 20, 2012

PoetryNJ Digest Number 2126

Topics in this digest:

1. MANDEL, BARGOWSKI, WARD, BURKE & more in Randolph    
    From: murphywriting

2. BILLY COLLINS, J.D. MCCLATCHY & more in NY    
    From: murphywriting

3. D. GRAHAM BURNETT in Philadelphia    
    From: murphywriting

4. POETS & PROPHETS IN SWARTHMORE    
    From: murphywriting

5. RACHEL BUNTING in Hawthorne    
    From: murphywriting

6. DIANE LOCKWARD in Highland Park    
    From: murphywriting

7. MAD POETS SOCIETY & more in Plush Mills    
    From: murphywriting


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1. MANDEL, BARGOWSKI, WARD, BURKE & more in Randolph
    Posted by: "murphywriting" murphywriting@yahoo.com murphywriting
    Date: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:11 pm ((PDT))

Charlotte Mandel receives the 2012 New Jersey Poets Prize with a reading 
featuring poets John Bargowski, John Barrale, Michael Burke, Theresa Burns, 
Linda Cronin, Dianne Feula, Gail Fishman Gerwin, Tina Kelley, William Kimzey, 
Fran Lombardi-Grahl, Judy Rowe Michaels, Priscilla Orr, Wanda Praisner, Jane 
Rawlings, Marvin Silbersher, BJ Ward, Julie Whitaker-Burke, and William Zander.  
Jazz accompaniment by award-winning musicians Jose Bevia and Carol Hammersmith.
 
Journal of New Jersey Poets Publication Party &  Reception.  

Wednesday, April 25 @ 7PM

County College of Morris
Student Community Center
214 Center Grove Road
Randolph, NJ  

Free. 
 






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2. BILLY COLLINS, J.D. MCCLATCHY & more in NY
    Posted by: "murphywriting" murphywriting@yahoo.com murphywriting
    Date: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:11 pm ((PDT))

A Tribute to Philip Larkin on the occasion of the publication of The Complete 
Poems, edited by Archie Burnett and published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 

Co-sponsored by The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.

Readings by Meena Alexander, Archie Burnett, Billy Collins, Thomas Sayers Ellis, 
James Fenton, Jonathan Galassi, Deborah Garrison, Adam Gopnik, Eamon Grennan, 
Mary Karr, Nick Laird, J.D. McClatchy, D. Nurkse, Katha Pollitt, Rowan Ricardo 
Phillips, Saskia Hamilton, Vijay Seshadri, Paul Simon, Zadie Smith, and Andrew 
Sullivan.
With live musical performance of some of Larkin's favorite jazz by the Queens 
College Louis Armstrong Ensemble. Direction, David Engelhard.

Tuesday, April 24 @ 7 PM
The Great Hall at Cooper Union
7 East 7th Street, New York City New York, NY

Free.

Contact: info@psa.org






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3. D. GRAHAM BURNETT in Philadelphia
    Posted by: "murphywriting" murphywriting@yahoo.com murphywriting
    Date: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:11 pm ((PDT))

D. Graham Burnett of "The Sounding of the Whale: Science and Cetaceans in the 
Twentieth Century"

Saturday, April 21 @ 3:00 PM
Montgomery Auditorium
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA

Free.
Contact: 215-567-4341







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4. POETS & PROPHETS IN SWARTHMORE
    Posted by: "murphywriting" murphywriting@yahoo.com murphywriting
    Date: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:11 pm ((PDT))

Poets and Prophets present an open, themed reading: Swarthmore in Springtime

Tuesday, April 24 @ 7pm
Dew Drop Inn
7 A  South Chester Road
Swarthmore, PA

Handicapped accessible
Contact: www.poetsandprophets.com
610-328-POET
 






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5. RACHEL BUNTING in Hawthorne
    Posted by: "murphywriting" murphywriting@yahoo.com murphywriting
    Date: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:11 pm ((PDT))

Pleasantville Poetry Slam featuring Rachel Bunting.
Workshop at 6 p.m. followed by feature, open mic & slam at 7 p.m.
ALL first-time slam attendees & anyone engaging in the NaPoWriMo 30/30 challenge 
who comes to the workshop will receive a FREE gift.
 
Wednesday, April 25, 6-9 PM
Well Read (New & Used) Books
425 Lafayette Avenue
Hawthorne, NJ 

 
Free.
Contact: 973-949-3440
For more info, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/327404097315624/.
 






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6. DIANE LOCKWARD in Highland Park
    Posted by: "murphywriting" murphywriting@yahoo.com murphywriting
    Date: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:11 pm ((PDT))

Diane Lockward in Highland Park

Tuesday, April 24 @ 7:30 PM
Highland Park Public Library
31 North Fifth Avenue
Highland Park, NJ

Free. Open Mike.
Contact: Valeri Drach Weidmann: 732-572-2750
www.hpplnj.org






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7. MAD POETS SOCIETY & more in Plush Mills
    Posted by: "murphywriting" murphywriting@yahoo.com murphywriting
    Date: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:11 pm ((PDT))

Jewelry Design - Marva Wilkins, Art Card Production & Creative Process - 
Veronica Gledhill, Music & Poetry - Mel Brake, Development of "The Mad Poets 
Society" poetry organization, Publishing Poetry, and other related topics - 
Eileen DiAngelo, Poetry, Teaching & Creating a Blog - Lynn Blue. 
 
Saturday, April 21,  7 - 9:30 PM
STAGE ONE PERFORMING ART CENTER
101 PLUSH MILLS ROAD
WALLINGFORD, PA 19086 
(Old Summit School)
 

Light Refreshments Served
Admission - $5.00
Contact: Rosalie Grant
610-328-2635 or email: rgrant6491@aol.com






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