Presence--Tim Murphy memorial issue reading
New York City denizens: I'm passing on editor Mary Ann Miller's invitation to tomorrow night's event:
Please join us for a Preview Reading
from Presence 2019
in WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN
6:00 p.m., THIS SATURDAY, Jan. 19, 2019
Schedule of Events:
St. Francis of Paola Church
219 Conselyea St.
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Holy Hour and Confessions
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Vigil Mass
followed by the POETRY READING
at 6:00 p.m.
St. Francis of Paola Auditorium
200 Woodpoint Rd. (entrance around the corner from the church)
For celebrating with us and for the use of this space, we owe thanks to Fr. Paul Anel and Heart's Home, an international organization serving the poor in 28 countries.
Translators Sharif S. Elmusa and Gregory Orfalea
reading poems by Syrian refugee poets
translated for the first time into English
and poems by prisoners from WWII Japanese interment camps
translated by Garrett Hongo
Poems in memory of poets Timothy Murphy and Anya Silver, written and read by Marjorie Maddox, Susan L. Miller, and Rick Mullin
as well as the following
contributors of new poems:
Michael Angel Martin
Also joining us, Presence Advisory Board member, Kate Daniels
Wine and Cheese reception will follow.