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Liz Chang & David Escobar-Martin

Liz Chang is author of What Ordinary Objects, was selected as the 2012 Montgomery County Poet Laureate by Kathleen Sheeder Bonnano and has work forthcoming in an anthology of Pennsylvania Laureates. As a PYPM Alumnus and current Poet Laureate of 

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Hanoch Guy & Lisa Grunberger

Hanoch Guy is a bilingual poet in Hebrew and English, his books include The road to Timbuktu-travel poems;  Terra Treblinka-Poems of the Holocaust;  We pass each other on the stairs- 120 imaginary and real encounters and  Sirocco and scorpions-Poems of

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Poetry @ Brandywine

Poet, actress, and musician, Greek-born Lili Bita has been likened to the great love poet of antiquity, Sappho, for the power and passion of her work.  In the newly published edition of her Fleshfire  she collects all her erotic poetry in

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Craig Czury is author of over 15 books the latest is Thumb Notes Almanac: Hitchhiking the Marcellus Shale, “Czury creates a verbal mosaic: fractured pieces of fractured conversations from a hydro-fracked region.” J. C. Todd is author of Nightshade and Entering Pisces.

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Moonstone Poetry @ PhillyCAM

Who Do You Love? A discussion and presentation on the life and work of the month’s featured (LOVED) poet followed by audience members reading their favorite poem by the featured poet, and one of their own poems – Gilbert “Gil” Scott-Heron (April 1, 1949

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Moonstone Poetry @ Brandywine Workshop

Zeina Hashem Beck is a Lebanese poet with a BA and an MA in English Literature from the American University of Beirut. Her first poetry collection, To Live in Autumn, won the 2013 Backwaters Prize, judged by esteemed poet Lola Haskins. Yolanda Wisher is a multidisciplinary

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New York City Poets

Bernard Block is author of  Quest;  Prometheus Returns; Portraits; and To Music, and his poems have appeared in the Minnesota Review and the Colorado Review. Diane Block is a professional classical violinist & poet who has been featured at the

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Philly Loves Poetry Festival

Thursday, April 14, 2016 – Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz & Performing Arts, 732 S. Broad Street  Unsilenced: Four Women of Color – An interactive spoken word, music and dance performance honoring the legacies of four women artists and activists:

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Word Up Wednesday

With roots deeply grounded in the soil of Louisiana & Africa, Oni Lasana is a spirit driven poet, professional storyteller, multi-disciplinary performing, teaching artist, chautauqua, bass musician & a fabulously fierce female voice from the hood – where it’s all

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Moonstone Poetry @ Brandywine Workshop

Lynn Levin’s UPenn Creative Writing Class Presents a Poetry Reading The students in Lynn Levin’s University of Pennsylvania creative writing class will read their odes, letter poems, Fibonacci poems, and more at this exciting event.   

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