Jack Spicer NYC Celebration

Last night’s Jack Spicer Celebration (Panel & Reading), ostensibly for the publication of My Vocabulary Dis This To Me: The Collected Poems of Jack Spicer, at The Poetry Project & co-sponsored by Poets House, was an excellent & moving affair. That it happened on the very day Robin Blaser was buried, added a tinge of sadness — but maybe also a dimension of depth. Thus when Kevin Killian recounted … Read more Jack Spicer NYC Celebration

One busy week…

Well, indeed, that was one busy week:  after picking up Habib Tengour at Newark airport early Sunday afternoon (with about an hour extra time in customs thanks to his Arab passport), we made it in good time to the Bowery Poetry project for the Poems for the Millennium volume 3 presentation & reading, with co-editors Jerome Rothenberg & Jeffrey Robinson, Bob Holman, Anne Waldmann, Cecilia Vicuña, Charles Bernstein, Nicole … Read more One busy week…

Vernal Cabaret at the Gershwin Hotel

Host: Nesenkeag Cooperative Farm Location: The Gershwin Hotel7 East 27th Street, New York, NY 10016 US View Map | When: Saturday, March 22, 8:00PM There will be an evening of poetry and music to celebrate the vernal equinox and with it, the return of farmers carting their green wares to the city. Proceeds will benefit Nesenkeag Farm and the New Farmer Development Project in New York. The Vernal Cabaret … Read more Vernal Cabaret at the Gershwin Hotel

Rizzo & Joris @ P.A.s Lounge, Somerville

The Union Square Poetry Series Spring 2008 Saturday, 8 March P.A.s Lounge 345 Somerville Ave Somerville MAreading starts at 6:00. come early for a drink at the bar if you want. readings occasionally start on time. Christopher Rizzo & Pierre Joris