The 11th Annual Brevitas Festival of the Short Poem

Nov
02
Sun, 02 November 2014 // 02:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

Come celebrate the 11th Annual brevitas Festival of the Short Poem!

-Year’s best poems are read and projected -Brevitas Anthology No. 11 is unveiled and books are signed -Short Poem Open Mic for guests

Brevitas is a community of invited poets who email one or two original poems (14 lines max) to the group on the first and 15th of each month. Jim Pignetti and Steve Zeitlin launched brevitas 11 years ago for a small mix of poet friends. The group has evolved into a powerful incubator of poetry.

Dorothy Friedman August • Amy Barone • Susan Gerardi Bello • Maura Candela • Claudia Carlson Patricia Carragon • Jan Garden Castro • Esther Cohen • Steve Dalachinsky • Gil Fagiani • Christian Garaud Bob Heman • Cindy Hochman • Evie Ivy • Andrew Kaufman • Kit Kennedy • Ron Kolm • Patrick Lee Maria Lisella • Tsaurah Litzky • Karen Neuberg • Helen Peterson • Jim Pignetti • Leslie Prosterman Tom Rigney • Flash Rosenberg • Dorothea Hutton Scher • Zev Shanken • Hal Sirowitz • Ed Smith Esther K Smith • Sparrow • Gerd Stern • Richard Storm • Juanita Torrence-Thompson • John J. Trause Alicia Vasquez • Angelo Verga • Nathan Versace • Carolyn Wells • Jeffrey Cyphers Wright • Steve Zeitlin

Tickets: $10 (includes a copy of the accompanying printed anthology)

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http://www.pw.org/calendar/2014-11-02/40.71427,-74.00597_20