Posted on August 13, 2014 by Ian Wilder
Ed Sanders performs his song-poem Yiddish-Speaking Socialists of the Lower East Side at the Sidewalk Cafe, New York City, part of David Kirschenbaum’s Boog City 8 Poetry & Music Festival, on Poets’ Theater Night, August 3, 2014.
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Posted on June 25, 2014 by Ian Wilder
8/1-8/5/14: Boog will be celebrating its 23rd anniversary by putting on the eighth annual Welcome to Boog City poetry, music, and theater festival.
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Posted on May 6, 2014 by Ian Wilder
Focus: Poets Theater, Poetics Theater, and poetic approaches to theater.
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Posted on March 6, 2014 by Ian Wilder
“Petroleum, Poetry and Peace: The Exploration for Ecological Hope, Economic Justice and A Sense of Place” with Margie Swedish and The Peace Poets.
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Posted on August 16, 2013 by Ian Wilder
upon meeting ike the second time:
two vowels, one consonant
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Posted on May 29, 2013 by Ian Wilder
email from Boog publisher David Kirschenbaum announcing a number of free poetry books from his press that he has put on his website boogcity.com.
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Posted on April 27, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Open reading period for submissions of poet theater until June 1, 2013.
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Posted on April 2, 2013 by kwilder
Maria Sibylla Merian’s 366th birthday is the subject of today’s Google Doodle. She was a German naturalist who illustrated insects in a scientific way. Though, what got me excited, was the iguana!
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Posted on March 30, 2013 by kwilder
Long Island peace and justice groups, gathered by North Country Peace Group, demonstrated in Port Jefferson today, to demand an end to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Charlotte Koons, a local activist and poet, read a poem written for the day. Video below… FAQ Q: Who marched in Port Jefferson, Long Island, NY today?
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Posted on December 24, 2012 by Ian Wilder
On the first day of Christmas my employer gave to me
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Posted on December 6, 2012 by kwilder
From TribLive News…The headline: “Man claims State Police fired him because he used ‘Ebonics’ in his reports“. The quote: “[William C. Peake of Pennsylvania] claims in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that the State Police fired him…because of his race and a false claim that he used “Ebonics” in his reports.” A poem, written by […]
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