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Moonstone Poetry @ Toast

Irène Mathieu is a pediatrician, writer, and public health researcher who has lived and worked in the United States, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Peru, and elsewhere. She is the 2016 winner of the Bob Kaufman Book Prize and author of the

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Ewuare X. Osayande

Whose America: An Evening of Poetry with Ewuare X. Osayande “Ewuare Osayande is one of the United States’ most important poets  of this generation.” Amiri Baraka Ewuare X. Osayande is a political activist, award-winning author, cultural analyst, poet, essayist, publisher

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Sean Lynch “Broad Street Line”

“Sean Lynch cuts a line through Philly, a line from way back, from just underground, ‘like nothing happened,’ a line from Ether­ idge Knight to right now, your tired desire, which is political. This line is both afterword and preface

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Moonstone Gold Presents: E. Ethelbert Miller

Ethelbert Miller Interview & Reading   Ethelbert Miller is a writer and literary activist. He currently serves as board chairperson of the Institute for Policy Studies, is on the boards of Split This Rock and the Writer’s Center, and is co-editor

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A.V. Christie

A.V. Christie, her life and her poetry, and the launch of her posthumous chapbook, AND I BEGAN TO ENTERTAIN DOUBTS,  from Folded Word Press, a poem whose “urgency and beauty” inspired the Press to create a new Master Series.  This

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Reverand Billy Talen

Reverend Billy Talen author of The Earth Wants YOU ($13.95 City Lights Books)  “Combining the situationalist flair of Abbie Hoffman with an evangelist’s tireless zeal, Reverend Billy’s efforts against mindless consumerism and corporate greed have added the oxygen of publicity

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Moonstone Gold Presents: Keith Gilyard

Moonstone Gold Presents Keith Gilyard A special series of ticketed interviews and readings – cover $15.00; Books will be available for purchase and to be autographed. Click Here to Get Tickets   Welcome Keith Gilyard to Philadelphia for an interview

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Moonstone GOLD Presents: Major Jackson

Moonstone Gold  A special series of ticketed interviews and readings  single program ticket: $15.00; series subscription (three programs): $35.00 Books will be available for purchase and to be autographed.   Welcome Major Jackson back to Philadelphia for an interview and

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Thom Nickels, Simone Zelitch & Jon McGoran

Thursday July 16, 2015 – 7pm  Moonstone @ Brandywine Workshop – 728 S. Broad Street New Fiction from Philadelphia  Thom Nickels is an author/poet/journalistwith eleven books, In his story Corydon 13, (Best Gay Romance 2015), we see what happens when a 19

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Thom Nickels & Simone Zelitch

Thom Nickels is an author/poet/journalistwith eleven books, In his story Corydon 13, (Best Gay Romance 2015), we see what happens when a 19 year old Pennsylvania boy travels to the Boston-Cambridge area in 1969 during the Vietnam War to begin alternative service as a conscientious

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