Brooklyn, NY, July 22, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Patricia Carragon, curator, editor-in-chief, and publisher of Brooklyn's Brownstone Poets Reading Series is coming to read on Monday, August 13 at 6:45 p.m. at Go Cat Go at Gracie's Corner Diner on the Upper East Side. She will read the curator and host, Peter Chelnik. Feast on poetry and great affordable food at this cozy and friendly diner. There will be an Open Mic as well. And admission is free.
Monday, August 13 at 6:45 p.m.
Patricia Carragon and Peter Chelnik
Go Cat Go Poetry Reading Series
Hosted by Peter Chelnik
Admission is Free
Gracie’s Corner Diner
352 E 86th St
(between 1st Ave & 2nd Ave)
New York, NY 10028
Yorkville, Upper East Side
Patricia Carragon is a New York City writer and poet. Her publications include Best Poem, BigCityLit, CLWN WR, Chantarelle’s Notebook, Clockwise Cat, Danse Macabre, Ditch Poetry, Inertia, Long Island Quarterly, Lips, MÖBIUS, The Poetry Magazine, Marymark Press, Maintenant, Mad Hatters’ Review, The Toronto Quarterly, Six-Word Memoirs, and more. She is the author of Journey to the Center of My Mind (Rogue Scholars Press, 2005) and Urban Haiku and More (Fierce Grace Press, 2010). Her latest book, The Cupcake Chronicles is forthcoming later this year from Poets Wear Prada. She is a member of Brevitas, a group dedicated to short poems. She hosts and curates the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief and publisher of the annual anthology.
Peter Chelnik's books include Railroad Heart, East Coast Line, Manhattan Wilderness, Eternity Road and Wildflower Serenade. He has had seven plays produced Off-Off-Broadway. These dramatic works include Street Rag, Prairie Fire, Parking Lot, Moving Target, Scarsdale Station and Tremont Vortex. Peter has also written Trick Bag, a novel of the 1960's. And yes, he does believe "the word will set you free." His latest book is Srawberry Harmony New Poems (Little Sky Press, March 2010).