Showing posts from July, 2013

Boston Poetry Marathon

Boston Poetry Marathon
Hosted by John Mulrooney and Jim Behrle
August 16-18, 2013
Cambridge at Outpost 186
(186 1/2 Hampshire St., Inman Square, Cambridge, MA)

On Deck Reading (Vol.1.2) with Hassen Saker and Sue Landers

Hosted by Jacob A. Bennett
Saturday, July 20, 2013, 5pm
330 S. 43rd St, 1R, Philadelphia PA

On Deck is a three-part BBQ-and-reading series, a kind of “summer salon en plein air.” The host, Jacob Bennett, has invited one reader for each installation, and that reader has invited one more reader, who has invited one more reader, for a total of three per event. This invitation process mimics the various networks of friends and acquaintances that a community creates and recreates, organically but conscientiously trading and sharing information and tastes. The second event features Hassen Saker, Ethel Rackin, and Sue Landers, whose bios follow below. The grills (one for veggie-friendly foods only) will go red around 5pm, with the readings to commence at 7pm. Although there will be lagers in the cooler, and snacks on the table, please bring your own grill food and any special beverages you want to drink.

Hassen Saker writes & performs transmedia poetry. Chapbooks include Salem (Belladon…