21st Annual Poetry Ink

Please Note Date Change

100 Poets Reading

Academic Poets, Famous Poets, Free Form Poets, Street Poets, Unknown Poets, Spoken Word Poets, Published Poets, Unpublished Poets, and more.

Poetry Ink is an open, festive, and participatory community event. Please invite your friends and feel free to pass this information along to any other poets that might be interested in participating.

Each reader gets 3 minutes - Readings will be in A to Z by first name - A full day of poetry, food & camaraderie!

Spring is for Resistance

Invitation to Submit Poems of Protest & Resistance

read a poem about war
read a poem about immigration
read a poem about women’s issues
read a poem about freedom

Sunday May 7, 2017

Readings start at 2pm
Grass Plaza at Brandywine Workshop,
728 S. Broad Street Book Sales begins at 12 noon
Poetry Program begins at 2pm
There will be a bargain book sale to benefit Brandywine starting at noon

Submit to Link: https://moonstoneartscenter.submittable.com/submit/84014/spring-has-sprung-reading

*you will have to create a FREE account on Submittable with your name, email, and a password.
There will be a companion chapbook Deadline Wednesday May 3, 2017

Also a part of the Moonstone Family

Moonstone Preschool

Moonstone GOLD Series

A special series of ticketed interviews and readings

Books will be available for purchase and to be autographed.
Gerald Stern and Anne Marie Macari

Gerald Stern and Anne Marie Macari

May 21, 2017 – 2pm

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21st Annual Poetry Ink

21st Annual Poetry Ink

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At District 1199C Philadelphia Headquarters


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