Tues 2/25 Maria Mazziotti Gillan & Lisa Marie Basile at Bluestockings


Women’s / Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike

Tuesday Feb 25th 7pm – 9pm

Feature Writers: Maria Mazziotti Gillan & Lisa Marie Basile

In her new book, The Place I Call Home, Maria Mazziotti Gillan paints wonderful pictures of her life via her narrative poems that will make you laugh and cry and every emotion in between

Lisa Marie Basile has recently released a chapbook entitled, “triste:mourning poems” from Dancing Girl Press. The work is a diary entry-like collection of poetic stories, notes and epistolary pieces about people that have vanished or won’t vanish. Lisa Marie Basile often writes about identity and the female perspective.

Bluestockings Bookstore
$5 suggested donation
This series that started in 1999 is hosted by Vittoria repetto – the hardest working guinea butch dyke poet on the lower east side

Bluestockings Bookstore
172 Allen St.
(between Staton & Rivington)
1 1/2 blocks south from E.Houston

Open mike – sign-up at 7 pm – 8 minute limit
Bring your poetry, your prose, your songs, and your spoken word.

Take V or F train to 2nd Ave. and exit from the 1st Ave exit and walk south down Allen St. (aka. 1st Ave) 1 ½ blocks to the store


Posted on January 27, 2013, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. this event sound good. is it open to performers who are transmen?

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