It’s National Poetry Month – FCR and Links to Reading Venues in Philly

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It’s National Poetry Month and the Philadelphia Poetry Scene offers poets and lovers of poetry many venues and magazines to enjoy  during the month.

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The Fox Chase Review and Reading Series offers our online review at offering a blend of local, national and international poets and writers. The reading series is held at Ryerss Museum and Library and on April 28th will feature Poets Christine Klocek-Lim and Le Hinton and an open mic following the features.( ) 

Our blog offers information on the reading series, interviews, book reviews, poetry news and general information. We hope you take the time to get to know the review and reading series and come out to Ryerss to listen to great poetry.

The scene in the Philadelphia area is vibrant and we offer the following links in no particular order to reading series we believe you will enjoy:

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Moonstone Arts Center:

Philadelphia Poetry Festival:


Asian Arts Initiative:

International House:

Philadelphia Stories:

Kelly Writers House:

Painted Bride Quarterly:

Russian Heritage Festival :

National Museum of American Jewish History Presents-  Words Off the Page: An Evening with Distinguished Women Poets

Temple Poets and Writers Series:

Rosemont College National Poetry Month Celebration

The Muse House:

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Chapter and Verse:

Philadelphia Poetry Collective:

Moveable Beats:

Montgomery County Poet Laureate Program:

Manayunk Roxborough Arts Center:

Panoramic Poetry:

Philadelphia Poets:

Poets and Prophets:

Mad Poets Society:

Monday Poets at the Main Philadelphia Library:


Philly Cypher:

Philadelphia Youth Poetry Movement:

The Pigeon Presents:

Green Line Café:


Community College of Philadelphia:

Philadelphia Spoken Word :

If we missed a venue please send us a link and we will include it the listing.

-g emil reutter

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