Monthly Archives: March 2014

News and Events: Week of March 31st

Events Shira Dentz, Sage College (Troy, NYU Tuesday, April 1st, 7pm Shira will be on a panel on “Poetry and Community” For more info visit Sage College Shira Dentz, Ada Books (717 Westminster St., Providence) Saturday, April 5th, 6pm Shira … Continue reading

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Some Notes on Reading William Carlos Williams in the 21st Century

Having a conversation with my friend Joel Lewis about poetry is like having a conversation with an encyclopedia. He may start off with William Carlos Williams, as he does in this piece, but within a few sentences, as he does … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of March 24th

Events Wanda S. Praisner, Princeton Library (65 Witherspoon St., Princeton, NJ) Sunday, March 30th at 2pm U S. 1 Worksheets Publication Reading Visit US 1 for more info  

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NJ Poetry Out Loud State Finals: Remarks from Assistant Secretary of State Carol Cronheim

I very, very much enjoyed the New Jersey Poetry Out Loud finals, which were held last Friday at the NJ Performing Arts Center in Newark. The ten finalists generated a good portion of that enjoyment with their recitations of great … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of March 17th

Events Wanda S. Praisner, West Caldwell Library (30 Clinton Rd. WestCaldwell, NJ) Saturday, March 22nd at 1 PM Wanda will be reading as part of Girl Talk: A reading in Celebration of Women’s History Month Visit www.dianelockward.com for more info News Nin Andrews … Continue reading

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Nin Andrews Interviews Dawn Potter

  NIN ANDREWS (NA): I would love to hear you say a few words about the evolution of Same Old Story. How it began, how it developed, and maybe how it earned its title . . . DAWN POTTER (DP): … Continue reading

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NJ Poetry Out Loud State Finals are Friday!

CavanKerry is honored to support Poetry Out Loud! From the New Jersey Arts Council: Ten high school students from around the state will compete on Friday, March 14th in the 9th annual New Jersey Poetry Out Loud State Finals for … Continue reading

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Press Release: Something Old, Something New (Jersey)

Something Old, Something New (Jersey)  An Afternoon of Poetry to Celebrate the State’s 350th Birthday Hosted by CavanKerry Press and Hoboken Historical Museum April 6, 2014, 3 p.m., at the Hoboken Museum, 1301 Hudson St. For a small state, New … Continue reading

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Book Press Release: “Same Old Story” by Dawn Potter

Same Old Story Poems by Dawn Potter  The need for stories, and the myths we tell ourselves—individually and collectively—in order to persevere, informs the poems in SAME OLD STORY (CavanKerry Press; March 2014; $16.00, paperback), the new collection from two-time … Continue reading

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CKP at AWP

We had a great time at this year’s AWP!  To those who attended, hopefully you stopped by!

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