Monthly Archives: April 2014

News and Events: Week of April 28th

Events Joan Seliger Sidney, University of Connecticut Co-op Bookstore Downtown (1 Royce Center, Storrs, CT) Monday, April 28 at 7 pm Joan will read poems from her new book, Bereft and Blessed (Antrim House) For more info visit UConn Bookstore  

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News and Events: Week of April 21st

News Nin Andrews has poems in Sweet, Black Scat Review, Sentence, Bon Appetit and Poets and Artists Dawn Potter has been nominated for Pushcart Prize for her poem “The Testimony of Various Witnesses”   Wanda Praisner has received two more Pushcart Prize nominations and … Continue reading

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Looking back at “Something Old, Something New (Jersey)”

On April 6th, CavanKerry and Hoboken Historical Museum hosted “Something Old, Something New (Jersey),” an afternoon of poetry to celebrate the state’s 350 birthday. The event was a great success and thank you to everyone who came out! Photos by Caroline Schott. … Continue reading

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Nin Andrews Interviews Howard Levy

NIN ANDREWS There is so much to love about this book (Spooky Action at a Distance). I particularly loved the title poem and “Postcards.” I don’t usually think of divorce poems as beautiful, but yours are. I was wondering if … Continue reading

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Book Press Release: Spooky Action at a Distance

Spooky Action at a Distance Poems by Howard Levy “I sometimes, and unoriginally, surmise that the affiliation of poets with the academy has deprived too many of us of a wider world to render. Howard Levy, poet, but also a businessman, … Continue reading

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“A Garden State of Poetry” from Mary Rizzo

On April 6, 2014, the Hoboken Historical Museum was abuzz. One hundred people crowded the exhibit floor, overflowing the chairs and standing wherever a space could be found. What brought so many people out on a beautiful Sunday afternoon? A … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something (New) Jersey was a hit!

More photos are to come but thank you to everyone who came out! .@CavanKerryPress look at all the poetry lovers at the Hoboken historical museum! pic.twitter.com/HeP1JUjWiT — Mary Rizzo (@rizzo_pubhist) April 6, 2014 .@CavanKerryPress This was an amazing event! They … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of April 7th

Events Shira Dentz, NYU Bookstore (726 Broadway, NY, NY) Tuesday, April 8th, 6:30pm – 7:30pm Poetry/Prose Reading with Shira Dentz, Sandy Florian, and Lucy Ives Visit NYU Bookstore for more info Dawn Potter, Plunkett Poetry Festival (University of Maine at Augusta) … Continue reading

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Poetry Out Loud: Interview with teacher Kathryn Henderson

At the New Jersey Poetry Out Loud state finals, which took place on March 15 in the Victoria Theater at NJ Performing Arts Center, I was sitting in front of a group that clapped and cheered loudly whenever Lawrence High … Continue reading

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