Thurs 7/20 Iris N. Schwartz & Dawn Leas Read at Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam – Bluestockings

Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike for  Women & Trans’

Thursday July 20th  7pm – 9pm

Feature Writers: Iris N. Schwartz & Dawn Leas

A major theme of Iris N. Schwartz is a protagonist overcoming barriers to become her or his true self. The barriers can be physical, psychological, or otherwise. Another theme is celebrating one’s sensual self. 

Dawn Leas writes about the connectedness and disconnect between people and place usually places a significant role in her writing. She also writes about motherhood, religion and spirituality and addiction.


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.

$10 suggested donation 

This series, 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

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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