This message comes from Cafe Intifada Advisory Board Member, Don Campbell
Hey So Cal Poets,
Here’s the schedule of featured poets for Saturday Afternoon Poetry during August, September, October, November, and December in the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch of the Pasadena Public Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd.
September 6th – Andrea Carter Brown
September 13th – Publication party for San Gabriel Valley Poetry Quarterly #39, Summer 2008 Issue
September 20th – Beth Cheng
September 27th – Emerging Urban Poets (Lynn Allgood, Michelle Angelini, CaLokie, Don Kingfisher Campbell, Barbara Cogswell, Pauli Dutton, Richard Dutton, Eleanor Higgins, Lindy Hill, Patrick Jeffries, Deborah P Kolodji, Toby McManmon, James Pinkerton, and Mary Torregrossa please send three poems for the EUP anthology in the body of an email message by September 13th to: email@example.com ). Barry Schwam will also be professionally recording our performances to create an EUP CD!
October 4th – Mark States
October 11th – Nancy Shiffrin
October 18th – Unoccupied (Xochitl Julisa Bermejo, Just Kibbe, Jane Moore, and Chris Wesley)
October 25th – Judy Kronenfeld
November 1st – Helene Cardona & John Fitzgerald
November 8th – 1pm departure for FIELD TRIP to ENCINO-TARZANA PUBLIC LIBRARY
November 15th – Ruth Nolan & Phantom Seed poets
November 22nd – Jeffry Jensen & Cati Porter
November 29th – Awards Ceremony for First Annual Pure Poetry Chapbook Contest winner. Free to enter. Please send 10 poems of no more than 40 lines each (including stanza breaks) in the body of an email message by November 15th to: firstname.lastname@example.org . Winner will receive 20 copies of their chapbook.
December 6th – Maureen Alsop & Jon Epstein
December 13th – Publication party for San Gabriel Valley Poetry Quarterly #40, Fall 2008 Issue. Please send up to three poems of any length in the body of an email message by November 29th to: email@example.com
December 20th – Holiday Poetry Slam. $5 donation per poet to participate. Winner-takes-all! Non-participants judge.
December 28th – Publication Party for the 2009 San Gabriel Valley Poetry Calendar. Please send up to three poems of no more than 30 lines each (including stanza breaks) in the body of an email message by December 13th to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We meet EVERY SATURDAY for three gas-saving events (except on FIELD TRIP days):
1:30 to 2:30pm – Emerging Urban Poets writing workshop
2:45 to 3:45pm – Pure Poetry critique workshop
4:00 to 5:00pm – Saturday Afternoon Poetry (featured poet(s) + open reading)
Attend any one, two, or three as you wish. It’s always FREE!
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