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    Reflections on Occupy Wall Street, with photos, fun, and good wishes for the future. eBook, Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? (Only $.99 !) In the eBook, the Occupy movement is explored through original reporting, photographs, cartoons, poetry, essays, and reviews.The collection of essays and blog posts records the unfolding of Occupy into the culture from September 2011 to the present.  Authors Kimberly Wilder and Ian Wilder were early supporters of Occupy, using their internet platforms to communicate the changes being created by the American Autumn.

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Bards by the Barn 7-29-16

poets Jeffrey Watkins, Ian Wilder, and 2013 Suffolk County poet laureate Pramila Venkateswaran. for poetry readings at Riverhead Library

Boog City 2015-16 NYC Events

Listing of Boog City NYC Poetry, music, and theater event from November 2015 to August 2016.

Ian Wilder August 2012 week-long tour

Fresh from reading at an open mic in San Diego, Ian Wilder presents . . .

Earth Day book: Turtle Island by Gary Snyder

My copy of Turtle Island by Gary Snyder is dog-eared and bookmarked, notated and scribbled over.

Oct 23: Poets for Renewable Energy and Peace event in NYC

Featuring: Anne Waldman, Eliot Katz, Sahar Muradi, Zohra Saed, The Mast (featuring Haale Gafori and Matt Kilmer), Sara Goudarzi, Bob Rosenthal, Papoleto Melendez, Yusuf Misdaq, Tahani Salah, Jackie Sheeler, Chris Brandt, David Henderson, and surprise special guests. 10/22/2011 update: New additions to the evening’s celebrations: -Plus! Guest speaker, the author and investigative reporter, Greg Palast […]

Boog Fest 5 lineup 8/5-8/9/11 NYC

Update: Some photos from Boogfest 2011 are at Ian’s Flickr: here. Two months from now, from Fri., Aug. 5 through Tues. Aug. 9, we’ll be celebrating Boog’s 20th anniversary by putting on the fifth annual Welcome to Boog City poetry and music festival. The poetry readings are curated by Jim Behrle, Joanna Fuhrman, and me. The music is booked by Brian […]

PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse: Banjo, Shoreham thoughts, and a sing-a-long (via PeaceSmiths) 6/3/11

The PeaceSmiths June 2011 Coffeehouse is dedicated to the memory of Lisa Fishbein PeaceSmiths Topical, A-Typical, Folk Music, Poetry, and Whatever Coffeehouse Friday, June 3rd at 8pm with Music by Maria Fairchild A presentation: Shoreham and Spirituality with Peter Maniscalco Andy Greenhouse sing-a-long PLUS Open mic: Maybe you! Held at: The First United Methodist Church in Amityville, $7 suggested […]

Max Wheat: The poetic language should be on the agenda of any meeting of those who are waging peace

Full story and lots of other good stuff at PeaceSmiths.org Heralding the Beginning, October 2, 2009, of The World March for Peace and Nonviolence With a Poetry Reading Maxwell Corydon Wheat, Jr. September 26, 2009 Smalls Jazz Club 183 W. 10th Avenue Greenwich Village, New York City Henry Wadsworth Longfellow writes about the death of […]

Welcome to Boog City 3: 9/9 -9/13/09

PDF of full schedule: http://www.welcometoboogcity.com/wbc3sked.pdf Great 5-day poetry and music fest happeningin sept. (I took part in it a coupla years back) [googlevideo=http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docId=-3726394477955988886] Schedule 2009 Wed. 9/9, 7:00 p.m. Sidewalk Café 94 Ave. A, at E. 6th St. The Magnetic Fields, 69 Love Songs Performed in its entirety, live for its 10th anniversary by: Andrew […]

Pat Falk reading 3/5/09

Pat Falk will be reading from her new book Crazy Jane at Nassau Community College this Thursday, March 5, 2009, at 1:00. It’s in the College Center Building (CCB) Room 252, 1 Education Drive , Garden City , New York 11530 , or call 516-572-7185. http://www.ncc.edu/About/CampusMap.htm will take to you the campus map. Reception, refreshments, […]

Poem for Muntadhar Al-Zeidi, the eloquent shoe-tosser

I found this poem in a chapbook, on a table at the Poetry Project New Year’s Marathon Reading. I was startled with the resonance an old poem had with a new situation. And, I purchased the book. I thought it was a beautiful tribute and reflection on that moment when Iraqi journalist Muntadhar Al-Zeidi met […]

Amy King reading @ Babylon Green Party video

[googlevideo=http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=5899840967388249801] On Wednesday, February 4, 2009, the Babylon Green Party Gathering featured a reading from 2007 Poet Laureate of the Blogosphere Amy King at the Pisces Café, Babylon, NY Related: Photos from the Amy King reading at the February 2009 Babylon Green Party Gathering Amy King reading 2/4/09 Boog City Event: Race and Poetry

Photos from the Amy King reading at the February 2009 Babylon Green Party Gathering

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Amy King reading 2/4/09

On Wednesday, February 4, 2009 at 7pm, the Babylon Green Party Gathering will feature a reading from 2007 Poet Laureate of the Blogosphere Amy King. www.BabylonGreens.org The event will be held at Pisces Café, 14A Railroad Avenue, Babylon, NY (631-321-1231) www.piscescafe.net (map) Come hungry! For directions to the Babylon Green Gathering, call 631-422-4702 or email […]