Monthly Archives: October 2016

Kevin Carey featured in The Writer’s Almanac

Hear Garrison Keillor read Kevin Carey’s poem, “Reading to My Kids,” from Jesus Was a Homeboy

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Nin Andrews Interviews Kevin Carey

NIN ANDREWS I loved your first book, and now I love this one even more (Jesus Was My Homeboy). It’s so accessible, so immediate, for lack of a better term. In your poems, you capture beautifully the midlife angst of … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of October 24th

Events    Sarah Bracey White, White Plains Women’s Club (White Plains, NY) Wednesday October 26th at 1 pm Sarah will be the keynote speaker and will be reading from Primary Lesssonsat the “Annual Book and Author Luncheon, 100th Anniversary Celebration” Kevin … Continue reading

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When the Caregivee Becomes the Caregiver

This post is part of our series in honor of ADA Awareness Month.  While on a national level the focus is disability employment awareness, CKP is focusing on artists. In this raw essay,  Jackie Guttman, a member of the CKP ADA … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of October 17th

Events Joan Cusack Handler, Canio’s Book Store (290 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY) Saturday, October 22nd at 5pm Joan will be reading from Orphans  Kevin Carey, Dodge Poetry Festival (First Baptist Peddie Memorial Church, Newark, NJ) Saturday October 22nd at … Continue reading

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ADA Awareness Month: links and resources for artists

Organizations The Disabled & D/deaf Writers Caucus A yearly meeting at the annual AWP Conference & aims to allow for disabled individuals to network and discuss common challenges related to identity, writing, and teaching while professionally leading a literary life.” … Continue reading

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CavanKerry and The Poetry Society of Michigan

This post is part of our series in honor of ADA Awareness Month.  While on a national level the focus is disability employment awareness, CKP is focusing on artists.   Jack Ridl, Honorary Chancellor of the Michigan Poetry Society (MPS) and … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of October 11

Events Kevin Carey, Newton Free Library (Newton, MA) Monday, October 11th at 7pm Kevin will be reading from Jesus Was A Homeboy  Sandra Castillo, Black Dog on the Square (567 Industrial Drive, Tallahassee, FL) Thursday, October 13th at 7pm Sandra will be reading … Continue reading

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This October: ADA Awareness Month

Welcome to CavanKerry Press’s third annual “October is Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Awareness Month.” Throughout the month we’ll be posting new essays by members of the CKP ADA Advisory Board, re-posting “greatest hits” from previous years, and providing useful … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of October 3rd

Events Jack Ridl, The Lost Lake Writers Retreat (Alpena, MI) October 6-9 Jack will be joining Dorianne Laux, Kelly Forden, and Irina Reyn at The Lost Lake Writers Retreat  Shira Dentz, The Seligmann Center (Chester, NY) Sunday October 9th at 2pm Shira … Continue reading

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