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Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Gary Indiana and Jeffrey Cyphers Wright at Son of a Pony NYC 12/2
Three Rooms Press and Cornelia Street Cafe
SON OF A PONY Poetry Reading Series
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2011 6 pm
Featured poet: Gary Indiana
Spotlight poet: Jeffrey Cyphers Wright
PLUS NYC's Sensational Open POETRY Mike
Hosted by Kat Georges
GARY INDIANA is the author of several poetry books, plays and novels, the most recent of which is The Shanghai Gesture. His collaboration with Louise Bourgeois, To Whom It May Concern, was published in 2011 by Robert Violette Editions.
JEFFREY CYPHERS WRIGHT is best known as a poet and author of 11 books of verse. He is also the former publisher of Cover and is currently the editor of Live Mag! His artwork has been in numerous shows, most recently at Tribes Gallery. He writes criticism for Artnexus and The Brooklyn Rail. www.livemagnyc.com
The featured reading follows the renowned Son of a Pony open reading at the cafe, hosted and curated by Kat Georges. Doors open at 5:45 p.m.; open reading begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $7, which includes a free drink.
Cornelia Street Cafe is at 29 Cornelia Street, between W. 4th Street & Bleecker, just around the corner from the W. 4th Street subway station. Phone: 212-989-9319. www.corneliastreetcafe.com