Monday, April 19, 2010

Upcoming Readings Spring 2019


APRIL  9, 2019

MARC GOLDFINGER--  Marc Goldfinger is the poetry editor and board member of the street newspaper "Spare Change News."  Goldfinger's poetry has appeared wildy, and is the author of a number of collections.  He is the co-editor of  Spare Change News Poems: 
An Anthology by Homeless People and those Touched by Homelessness.
LEE VARON-- Her poetry has been published in various journals and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.In 2018, she co-edited an anthology with Marc Goldfinger—Spare Change News Poems: 
An Anthology by Homeless People and those Touched by Homelessness.In addition to poetry she also writes short stories, and in 2015 won the Briar Cliff Review Fiction Award for her story Until the World Brought me Again its Gold, its Vermillion, which focuses on the subject of human trafficking.

DAVID DANIEL--David Daniel’s Seven-Star Bird, won the Larry Levis Prize for the best first or second book of its year and is available from Graywolf Press.  Many of the poems from his new manuscript, Ornaments & Other Assorted Love Songs, have been featured in The American Poetry Review, Connotation: An Online Artifact, and Memorius.  Recent essays on both poetry and music have appeared or are forthcoming in a number of journals and anthologies.  He was Poetry Editor of Ploughshares for more than a decade, 

ROBERT K. JOHNSON-- Robert K. Johnson, after earning graduate degrees at Cornell University and Denver University, was a Professor of English for many years, including at Suffolk University on Beacon Hill. Later, he was an editor for Ibbetson Street for over a dozen years. Many of his poems have appeared individually in a variety of magazines. Nine collections of his poetry have been published, the latest being Choir Of Day/New and Selected poems.