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2017 Anthology of Featured Readers

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Not Our President

Not Our President
If you could not attend the event on November 5, there is still a chance for you to purchase a copy of Philadelphia Says: Not Our President.

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Moonstone @ PhillyCAM December 5th

Tuesday December 5th 2017 -6:30pm – Philly Loves Poet Laureates Sonia Sanchez, Philadelphia’s First Poet Laureate has authored over a dozen books of poetry, was a recipient of the Robert Frost Medal for her poetry (one of the highest honors awarded to a nationally recognized poet). Yolanda Wisher is the 2016-17 Poet Laureate of Philadelphia. At the age of 23, Wisher served as the inaugural Poet Laureate of Montgomery County. She is the author of Monk Eats an Afro and co-edited Peace is a Haiku Song. Husnaa Hashim, the 2017 Youth Poet Laureate) is a 17 year old performance poet and dual-enrolled senior at Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus and the Community College of Philadelphia. She has competed with the Philly Youth Poetry Movement, received numerous Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. David Jones is a Philadelphia native, poet, writer, performer, Temple University student, and Youth Poet Laureate Emeritus of Philadelphia. David found his love for words at a young age, but he didn’t find himself on a stage until he was 12.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

    January 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. A Philadelphia Tribute to Kimmika L.H. Williams-Witherspoon

    January 21 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  3. Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

    January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. No River Twice: Improvisational Poetry “ImproPo”

    January 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  5. Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

    January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm