Tues Nov 25th Deirdre Sinnot & Hilary Sideris Read at Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam at Bluestockings
Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike for Women & Trans’
Tuesday Nov 25th 7pm – 9pm
Feature Writers: Deirdre Sinnot & Hilary Sideris
Deirdre Sinnot is working on a novel set in Utica, New York in 1835. It’s about a woman who discovers a family who are running away from slavery hiding in her shed. Her husband is part of the formidable opposition to the founding meeting of the New York Anti-Slavery Society that is being organized for late October in Utica. The woman must decide whether or not she will defy her husband and help the escaping slaves. The title of the book is The Comet.
Hilary Sideris will be reading from her new book, Most Likely to Die, poems in the voice of Keith Richards, based on his memoir, Life.
This series, started in 1999, is hosted by Vittoria repetto – the hardest working guinea butch dyke poet on the lower east side
172 Allen St.
(between Staton & Rivington)
1 1/2 blocks south from E.Houston
Open mike ( for women & trans only) – 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.
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