Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub
1214 Sansom Street.
Wednesday September 10, 2014, 7pm
Kevin Varrone & Bill Van Buskirk
Kevin Varrone’s most recent project is box score: an autobiography, a free, interactive poetry app for iPhone and iPad (available at the app store or at boxscoreapp.com). His other publications include Eephus (Little Red Leaves Textile Series, 2012), Passyunk Lost (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2010), the philadelphia improvements (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2010), id est (Instance Press, 2007), and g-point Almanac: 6.21-9.21 (ixnay press, 2000). He is a 2012 Pew Fellow in the Arts. He teaches at Temple University and lives outside Philadelphia.
Bill Van Buskirk grew up in Manayunk section of Philadelphia. He has published poetry in the Comstock Review, Paterson Literary Review, LIPS, and Philadelphia Poets. His book: This Wild Joy that Thrills Outside the Law won the Joie de Vivre Poetry Contest sponsored by the Mad Poet’s Review. He lives in Allentown with his poet-wife Lisa Baron and two children— Elizabeth and Sam. He teaches at La Salle University.
Open Reading follows, Charles S. Carr, host