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Poetry in the Community

Part of National Poetry Month and kick off event for Sage Poetry Blitz. Part reading, part community share, part Q&A. Panel includes Shira Dentz, Dan Wilcox, K. Mojavi Wright, Cara Benson, James Belflower, and Elizabethe Kelley. Free and open to the public.

Date: Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: James L. Meader Little Theater - Troy Campus

Contact: Matthew Klane, Lecturer in English | klanem@sage.edu

Poetry in the CommunityPart of National Poetry Month and kick off event for Sage Poetry Blitz. Part reading, part community share, part Q&A. Free and open to the public.

Panel includes:

  • Shira Dentz, faculty at RPI, editor for Drunken Boat
  • Dan Wilcox, longtime Albany open mic host, independent publisher, and peace activist
  • K. Mojavi Wright, director of Urban Guerilla Theatre, organizer for the Albany Slam Team
  • Cara Benson, administrator for Millay Colony and Belladonna Feminist Literary Collective, teacher for poetry in New York state prisons
  • James Belflower, co-curator, with Matthew Klane, of the Yes! Poetry & Performance Series
  • Elizabethe Kelley, Associate Professor of English, Arts and Letters at Sage

For more information, contact:

Matthew Klane, Lecturer in English | klanem@sage.edu