Moonstone Gold Presents:

A special series of ticketed interviews and readings – single program ticket: $15.00 , Series Subscription (Three Programs): $35.00

Sunday September 13, 2015 – 3pm

“Major Jackson’s fourth collection of poetry, Roll Deep, juxtaposes the physical and the metaphysical, the external and the internal where the landscape and the mind of the poet converge until time bends. The imagery travels through a timely multiplicity, always surefooted and attuned, but never outdistancing the natural truth in this cosmopolitan voice. The poet writes the world he encounters, and imagines, with playfully deep interplay. The music in the language of Roll Deep is seductively straightforward, and each body-brain poem here puts genius squarely on the line.”
— Yusef Komunyakaa

Moonstone GOLD Series

A special series of ticketed interviews and readings

Books will be available for purchase and to be autographed.
September 13, 2015-3pm
Major Jackson
October 11, 2015-3pm
Keith Gilyard
November 15, 2015-3pm
Gregory Pardlo
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We need your help to create, print and distribute our 20 page newspaper for this event. 10,000 copies will be distributed through schools, libraries, cultural and community organizations that will celebrate the work of Fanny Jackson Coppin who was principle of the Institute for 37 years from 1865 to 1902.

Chapbook Contest

Moonstone Chapbook Contest

Submissions accepted until
September 30, 2015


Winner will receive a $300 cash prize, publication and 25 copies of the book, promotion on our website and a reading at one of our venues in Philadelphia.

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09Sep2015

Michelle Belluomini, Emari DiGiorgio & Martin Woodside

Moonstone Poetry @Fergie's

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At Fergie's Pub

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13Sep2015

Moonstone GOLD Presents: Major Jackson

Major Jackson reading from his latest book: Roll Deep

From 3:00 pm until 6:00pm

At Brandywine Workshop

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