Posts tagged "Stacy Szymaszek"

An Evening of Lyrics & Dance: “Song for Bernadette” — 9/16/13

An Evening of Lyrics & Dance: “Song for Bernadette”
Monday, September 16, 2013
The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church
Video by Andrea Cruz.

Song for Bernadette: An Evening of Lyrics and Dance

[ Monday, September 16, 2013; 8:00 pm; ] There are few contemporary poets who have influenced the reading, writing and teaching of poetry as deeply as Bernadette Mayer. “Song for Bernadette” is a benefit for her. All proceeds will be donated to “The Friends of Bernadette Mayer Fund” and will help her keep warm and focused on writing throughout the winter. With Douglas […]

Reading for the Collected Poems of Joseph Ceravolo — 4/17/13

Reading for the Collected Poems of Joseph Ceravolo with David Lehman, Charles North, Ron Padgett, Anselm Berrigan, Peter Gizzi, David Shapiro, John Perreault, Eileen Myles, Susie Timmons, Timothy Donnelly, Jordan Davis, Ariana Reines, Corina Copp, Corrine Fitzpatrick, John Coletti, Thurston Moore, Anita Ceravolo and Parker Smathers.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Wednesday Night Coordinator: Stacy Szymaszek
The Poetry Project at […]

Laura Elrick & Cecilia Vicuña — 3/6/13

Laura Elrick & Cecilia Vicuña (Introduction by Lee Ann Brown)
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Wednesday Night Coordinator: Stacy Szymaszek
The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church
Video by Andrea Cruz.

A Tribute to Alfred Starr Hamilton

[ Monday, February 18, 2013; 8:00 pm; ] Celebrating the release of A Dark Dreambox of Another Kind: The Selected Poems of Alfred Starr Hamilton

Editors Ben Estes and Alan Felsenthal with: Peter Gizzi, Ben Gocker, Emily Hunt, Lucy Ives, Charles North, Stacy Szymaszek, Brian Teare, Ron Padgett.

SPRINGING: The Poetry Project’s Spring Benefit — 5/4/2012

Photographs by Hugh Burckhardt.

 

Introductions for Hoa Nguyen & Jesse Seldess

Hoa Nguyen was born in the Mekong Delta, raised in the DC area, and studied poetics in San Francisco. She is the author of eight books and chapbooks including Chinaberry (Fact Simile, 2010) and Hecate Lochia (Hot Whiskey, 2009). A new transplant to Toronto, ON, Nguyen curates a reading series, teaches creative writing, and reads […]

38th Annual New Year’s Day Marathon Benefit Reading

[ Sunday, January 1, 2012; 3:00 pm; ] There are three things to consider when the New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon sweeps you into its gracefully uncouth embrace — what it is, what it was, and who you will be when it’s over. An untamed gathering of the heart’s secret, wild nobility — over 140 poets together revealing not just that a better […]

Introductions for Doug Lang & Ron Silliman

Doug Lang was born and raised in Wales, and has published poetry and novels in the UK. He moved to Washington DC in 1973, where he ran the Folio Reading Series in the late 1970s, and where he has taught writing at the Corcoran College of Art and Design since 1976. He represented DC at […]

Introductions for Charles North & Anne Waldman

Called by James Schuyler “the most stimulating poet of his generation,” Charles North is the author of nine books of poems, most recently Cadenza (2007) and Complete Lineups (2009); a book of essays on poets, artists, and critics, No Other Way; and collaborative works with artists and other poets. His newest collection, What It Is […]