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Moonstone Poetry @ Toast Cafe

Mike Cohen hosts Poetry Aloud and Alive at Philadelphia’s Big Blue Marble Book Store. His articles on sculpture appear in the Schuylkill Valley Journal in which he is a contributing editor. His wry writing has appeared in the Mad Poets

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1917: The Year that Changed History Centennial

The Immigration Act of 1917 (also known as the Literacy Act and less often as the Asiatic Barred Zone Act) was the most sweeping immigration act the United States had passed at that time. It was the first bill aimed

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Angelo Colavita is author of Heroines. He hosts Oxford Coma, a nihilist poetry reading series and his work has appeared in Apiary Magazine, The Philadelphia Citizen, Mad House, Rolling Thunder Quarterly, Be About It Zine, and elsewhere.    D. Ted

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Moonstone Poetry @ Toast Cafe

Shevaun Brannigan is a graduate of the Bennington Writing Seminars, as well as The JimĂ©nez-Porter Writers’ House at The University of Maryland. Her poems have appeared in such journals as Best New Poets, Rhino, Redivider, and Crab Orchard Review.   

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Poet Liz Abrams-Morley practices a saving art. She follows reverberations of unassuming but powerful words and objects. She’s even attentive to what’s unsaid.         Mary Ann Miller is an artist and poet. Her work is in special

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Lucretia Mott Speaks: The Essential Speeches and Sermons

Committed abolitionist, controversial Quaker minister, tireless pacifist, fiery crusader for women’s rights – Lucretia Mott was one of the great reformers in American history. Drawing on widely scattered archives, newspaper accounts, and other sources, Lucretia Mott Speaks unearths the essential

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

R.G. Evans’ books include The Holy Both, The Noise of Wings, and Overtipping and Ferryman. Poems, fiction, and nonfiction have appeared in Rattle, Philadelphia Stories, and Weird Tales among other publications. Website: www.rgevanswriter.com   Alison Hicks is the author of You Who Took

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Spring is for Resistance – Poems of Protest & Resistance

There will be a bargain book sale to benefit Brandywine starting at 12:00 PM Poetry program begins at 2:00 PM Join thousands of poets across the country who are speaking out Read a poem about WAR      Read a

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Moonstone Poetry @ Toast Cafe

J. Scott Brownlee is the author of Requiem for Used Ignition Cap, winner of the 2015 Orison Poetry Prize, 2016 Bob Bush Memorial Award for Best First Book of Poetry from the Texas Institute of Letters, and a finalist for the Writers’

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

James Feichthaler‘s poetry has appeared in numerous print and online journals in both the US and the UK. His poems are truthful odea to his imaginations, which he calls “the lunatic disciple of his existance.” The self-proclaimed “forrealist poet” is

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