Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub, 1214 Sansom Street
June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Laura Spagnoli (& Baby) is a poet and fiction writer inspired by the Broad Street subway line, direct mail advertising, constellations you can see from the city, and parrots. Her poems have appeared in the Apiary, E. Pluribus Unum, and one of her stories was published in the 2010 collection Philadelphia Noir.
Ernest Hilbert’s (& Ian) debut collection, Sixty Sonnets establishes a variation the sonnet form. Hilbert’s second collection, All of You on the Good Earth, returns to his idiosyncratic, highly inventive sonnet form. His spoken word album, Elegies & Laments, includes tracks of Hilbert’s poems backed by his band.
David Moolten (& Shira) is a poet and a filmmaker. His most recent book, Primitive Mood, won the T.S. Eliot Prize from Truman State University Press. He is also the author of Plums & Ashes, which won the Samuel French Morse Poetry Prize. His honors include a Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowship and a Pushcart Prize.