I am 56 years old and have been married for 27 years. I’m originally from Rego Park, Queens, NY, but have resided in Brooklyn for 28 years. **Ben Bennett Philadelphia-based percussionist Ben Bennett’s unassuming appearance provides no hints to the astounding, iconoclastic creativity within, fueled by a desire to get the most varied and visceral array of sounds from the simplest of instruments. **Stacey Allam The fact that I had to search for this photo of just me alone says volumes about me.Welcome to Boog City 11: logo Laynie Browne; fest curators: poetry-Ron Kolm, Christina, Strong, Joanne Pagano Weber, and myself; panel-Kolm; film-Joel Schlemowitz; music-R. levy lives series kicks off its 15th season devoting an afternoon to Columbus, Ohio’s Luna Bisonte Prods; —Our Classic Album Live series presents, for its 40th anniversary, the Original Soundtrack of Saturday Night Fever, performed live by 10 local music acts, preceded by a screening of the film; —our 9th Poets’ Theater night, featuring 8 short plays. Her poetry chapbook Not All Fires Burn the Same won the 2016 Slipstream Press Award and was published by them. She holds a Master’s in poetry from the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins and an M. She was a copy editor at People until 2008 and currently teaches Feldenkrais® “Awareness Through Movement” classes and writes about downtown places for The Villager. Her work has been published in various journals, magazines, and anthologies, including African Voices Literary Magazine, Black Renaissance Noire, The Mom Egg, Killens Review of Arts & Letters, Casa de Cinco, and Cave Canem Anthologies XII and XIII.Brookes Mckenzie; and poets theater-Joel Allegretti. —our Poetry Talk Talk will feature poets Katy Lederer and David Larsen reading and in conversation —our panel Poetry in the Age of Trump: Where do we go from here? Marks Avenue) Prospect Heights, Brooklyn Directions: 2, 3 to Grand Army Plaza, C to Clinton-Washington aves, Q to 7th Avenue p.m. Adisman is the host/producer of two shows at Cornelia Street Café, “Tapping into New York” and “What Were the ‘60s Really Like? Antonio is the author of two chapbooks, Every Child Knows, Premier Poets Chapbook Series 2007 and Solstice, Red Glass Books, 2013, and the cd Rituals in the marrow: Recipe for a jam session, and is a founding member of the Jazz & Poetry Choir Collective. The name Luna Bisonte Prods came about in 1974 and became the portal through which I continued making small books, chapbooks, cards, labels, and other products. There were other efforts of that type through the mid-1960’s. Her chapbook is Top Teen Greatest Hits (Poets Wear Prada, 20). Poetry Talk Talk, Katy Lederer and David Larsen reading and in conversation, Pt. Rapaport is the editor, publisher, and disseminator of the I. **Caro Wierzbicki ttps://issuu.com/pradapoet/docs/top_teen_greatest_hit_by_carol_wierzbicki https:// Carol Wierzbicki’s work has been published in Long Shot, Public Illumination, Evergreen Review, Big Bridge, Many Mountains Moving, The Otter, and The Bug Book (anthology forthcoming from Poets Wear Prada).
Another book coming out is In The Breast Pocket Of A Fine Overcast Day from Deadly Chaps Press. Watson has written cultural criticism and reviews for various journals including The Village Voice, NY Press, Downtown, Tribes, and The Williamsburg Observer.
Richard Kostelanetz has called him “the seminal American poet of my generation.” His work, publications, and papers are collected in several major institutions, including Washington University (St. **Bob Heman Heman’s poems and prose poems have appeared in numerous journals including New American Writing, Sentence, Otoliths, Caliban, The Prose Poem: an International Journal, Quick Fiction, and Lost and Found Times.
He was editor and publisher of Lost and Found Times (1975-2005), and is Founding Curator of the Avant Writing Collection at The Ohio State University Libraries. His latest books are Select Poems, Poetry Hotel Press/Luna Bisonte Prods, 2016; and The World of Burning, Luna Bisonte Prods, 2017.
ref=bookmarks If you need any additional information you can reach me at 212-842-BOOG (2664) or [email protected] She won Lyric Recovery and Poetry Forum prizes, was semi-finalist in Margie, The American Journal of Poetry contest, and honorable mention in the 2017 Highland Park Poetry Challenge. **Brian Bonelli https://iloverichardnixon.bandcamp.com/releases Brian Bonelli is a sad little man who plays original fingerstyle guitar instrumentals about presidents.
as ever, David ———- 11th Annual Welcome to Boog City festival 5 Days of Poetry, Music, Theater, and Film FRI. He has been described as “a great musician with the voice of a used car salesman.” Conan O’Brien once (unfavorably) compared him to Buffalo Bill from “The Silence of the Lambs.” He’s working on branching out into songs with lyrics that are not about presidents!