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Poets Esposito and McClung in Fox Chase May 23rd

Lynette Esposito

Lynette Esposito

Lauren McClung

Laren McClung

Join us in the 2nd floor gallery of Ryerss Museum and Library at 1 p.m. for the poetry of Lynette Esposito and Laren McClung. The featured poets will be followed by an open mic. Ryerss is located atop the hill at Burholme Park, 7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111. For more information visit: https://foxchasereview.wordpress.com/2015/05/01/esposito-and-mcclung-in-fox-chase-may-23rd/

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Esposito and McClung in Fox Chase May 23rd

Saturday – May 23rd @ 1p.m The Fox Chase Reading Series presents poets Laren McClung and Lynette Esposito in the 2nd Floor Gallery of Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111. Ryerss sits atop the hill at Burholme Park. An open mic follows the featured readers.

Laren McClung

Laren McClung

Laren McClung is the author of Between Here and Monkey Mountain (Sheep Meadow Press). She received a BA and MA from Arcadia University and an MFA from New York University. Her work has appeared in reviews including The Massachusetts Review, Cerise Press, The American Reader, PN Review, and War, Literature and the Arts. She has led writing workshops to residents at Goldwater Hospital on Roosevelt Island and to veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.  She lives in Philadelphia and currently teaches at New York University. You can read the poetry of Laren McClung in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.thefoxchasereview.org/a14lmcclung.html

Lynette Esposito

Lynette Esposito

Lynette G. Esposito, MA, Rutgers, has been published in Readers Digest, The Philadelphia Inquirer, US1, various literary magazines and others. Lynette is the host of the Medford Arts Center Poetry Series. She lives with her husband, Attilio, in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Lynette’s poem Perception of Nails was published in the 2013 Autumn edition of The Fox Chase Review and can be viewed at our archives http://www.thefoxchasereview.org/archives.html

The Fox Chase Review – 2008-2013 Archives now available

FCClockTallFlat Our archives for 2008 thru 2013 are now live and on line. You can find them here: http://www.thefoxchasereview.org/archives.html

Thanks to Sandra Davidson for taking care of this.

LitLife Poetry Festival – April 25th @ Rosemont College

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The LitLife Poetry Festival will be held on April 25th at Rosemont College. The college is located at 1400 Montgomery Ave, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

For the complete schedule of events for the LitLife Poetry Festival visit: https://squareup.com/market/philadelphia-stories/litlife-poetry-festival

 

Recommended Reading for National Poetry Month 2

This is the second in a series of recommended books to read for National Poetry Month by the editors of The Fox Chase Review and hosts of The Fox Chase Reading Series

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From g emil reutter

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Do Not Rise by Beth Bachmann

http://www.amazon.com/Not-Rise-Pitt-Poetry-Series/dp/0822963280

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Pomegranate, Sister of the Heart by Carlos Reyes

http://www.amazon.com/Pomegranate-Sister-Heart-Carlos-Reyes/dp/0983997527

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I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast by Melissa Studdard

http://www.amazon.com/Ate-Cosmos-Breakfast-Melissa-Studdard/dp/0988944758/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1411651757&sr=1-1&keywords=i+ate+the+cosmos+for+breakfast+by+Melissa+Studdard

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City of Eternal Spring by Afaa Michael Weaver

http://www.amazon.com/City-Eternal-Spring-Pitt-Poetry/dp/0822963256/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1411581449&sr=1-1&keywords=city+of+eternal+spring+by+afaa+michael+weaver

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Church of the Adagio by Philip Dacey

http://www.amazon.com/Church-Adagio-Philip-Dacey/dp/0989705145

-g emil reutter lives and writes in the Fox Chase neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pa. He can be found at https://gereutter.wordpress.com/about/

Recommended Reading for National Poetry Month

This is the first in a series of recommended books to read for National Poetry Month by the editors of The Fox Chase Review and hosts of The Fox Chase Reading Series.

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From Diane Sahms-Guarnieri

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 Poems of Akhmatova – selected, translated, and introduced by Stanley Kunitz with Max Hayward

http://www.amazon.com/Poems-Akhmatova-Anna/dp/0395860032/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1427820421&sr=8-1&keywords=Poems+of+Akhmatova+-+selected%2C+translated%2C+and+introduced+by+Stanley+Kunitz+with+Max+Hayward. 

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The Poems of Dylan Thomas – Edited with Introduction and Notes by Daniel Jones

http://www.amazon.com/Poems-Dylan-Thomas-New-Revised/dp/0811215415/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1427820526&sr=8-1&keywords=The+Poems+of+Dylan+Thomas+-+Edited+with+Introduction+and+Notes+by+Daniel+Jones

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 Poetry Daily, 366 Poems from the World’s Most Popular Poetry Website. Diane Boller, Don Selby and Chryss Yost  – Editors / Rita Dove and Dana Gioia – Advisory Editors

http://www.amazon.com/Poetry-Daily-Worlds-Popular-Website/dp/1402201516/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1427820609&sr=8-1-fkmr0&keywords=Poetry+Daily%2C+366+Poems+from+the+World%27s+

Most+Popular+Poetry+Website.+Diane+Boller%2C+Don+Selby+and+Chryss+Yost+-+Editors+%2F+Rita+Dove+and+Dana+Gioia+-+Advisory+Editors

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 How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry –  Edward Hirsch

http://www.amazon.com/How-Read-Poem-Fall-Poetry/dp/0156005662/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1427820685&sr=8-1&keywords=How+to+Read+a+Poem+and+Fall+in+Love+with+Poetry+-+Edward+Hirsch

Diane Sahms-Guarnieri is a Philadelphia poet and poetry editor of The Fox Chase Review. You can find her at https://dianesahmsguarnieri.wordpress.com/