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September 29th Diane Sahms-Guarnieri and Laura Kiesel in Fox Chase

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The Fox Chase Reading Series is pleased to present our Featured Poets/Writers Reading on September 29th with Poets Diane Sahms-Guarnieri and Laura Kiesel  at Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111. The reading will begin @ 2pm in the second floor gallery of the museum. The featured poets will be followed by an open reading

More information at this link: https://foxchasereview.wordpress.com/2013/09/03/september-29th-diane-sahms-guarnieri-and-laura-kiesel-in-fox-chase/

Poets on the Porch 2013

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Please join us on July 13th @ 1pm for Poets on the Porch 2013 at Ryerss Museum and Library. We have a fantastic line up of 17 poets reading this year that poetry lovers will enjoy! Bring a folding chair, porch chair and enjoy a great afternoon on the porch at Ryerss on the summit of Burholme Park in Northeast Philadelphia.  All information on Poets on the Porch can be viewed at this link: https://foxchasereview.wordpress.com/2013/06/05/poets-on-the-porch-july-13th-1-pm-to-430-pm/

Ryerss Museum and Library is convenient to the Ryers and Fox Chase train stations on the Fox Chase line and to the Septa 18 and 24 bus lines. There is plenty of on site parking.  

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Photographs from Poets on the Porch 2010 and 2011

Poets on the Porch 2011 Diane Sahms Guarneri reads

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Poets on the Porch 2011 Dan Magurie reads

Poets on the Porch 2011 Lynn Levin readsPoets on the Porch 2010- Rodger Lowenthal readsPoets on the Porch 2010 Catherine Staples readsPoets on the Porch 2010 - Patrick Lucy ReadsPoets on the Porch 2010 - Carlos Soto Roman reads.

Telan and Okewole Heat up the Gallery

Telan and Okewole Reading Fox Chase Reading Series 6 30 13 017The heat was on in the 2nd Floor Gallery of Ryerss Museum and Library as F. Omar Telan and Richard Okewole shared their verse. Special thanks to open mic readers: Lester Mobley, Rodger Lowenthal, Lynette Esposito, Alice Wootson, Erin Sweeney, Bruce Kramer and Diane Sahms-Guarnieri. To view more photographs of the event please visit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/12065560@N04/sets/72157629096910438/

Ben-Oni and Mcilroy Delight the Crowd

Featured Poets Leslie Anne Mcilroy and Rosebud Ben-Oni

Featured Poets Leslie Anne Mcilroy and Rosebud Ben-Oni

Featured Poet Rosebud Ben-Oni

Featured Poet Rosebud Ben-Oni

 

Featured Poet Leslie Anne Mcilroy

Featured Poet Leslie Anne Mcilroy

Featured Poets Rosebud Ben-Oni and Leslie Anne Mcilroy delighted the crowd with an outstanding reading at Ryerss Museum and Library followed by an exceptional open mic. Thanks to Diane Sahms-Guarnieri, Saul Broudy, Rodger Lowenthal, F Omar Telan, Mary Brucker, Ian Wolf, Liz Mayeux, Hila Ratzabi for reading in the open. Photos of the event can be viewed here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/12065560@N04/sets/72157629096910438/

Hinton and Klocek-Lim Read for National Poetry Month at Ryerss

Featured Poets Le Hinton and Christine Klocek-Lim

Featured Poets Le Hinton and Christine Klocek-Lim

The Fox Chase Reading Series was pleased to present the poetry of Christine Klocek-Lim and Le Hinton at our Featured Readers Series. The featured readings were wonderful followed by an outstanding open mic with Lester Mobley, Michelle Belluomini, O.P. Fredericks, Erin Sweeney, Omar Telan, Lyn Esposito, Elizabeth Bodien and Diane Sahms-Guarnieri.

Thanks to our Featured Poets and a great open mic line-up for a fine end to National Poetry Month in Fox Chase. To see more photographs please visit:  http://www.flickr.com/photos/12065560@N04/sets/72157629096910438/

April 28th – Christine Klocek-Lim and Le Hinton in Fox Chase

The Fox Chase Reading Series is pleased to present our Featured Poets/Writers Reading on April 28th with Poets Christine Klocek-Lim and Le Hinton at Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111. The reading will begin @ 2pm in the second floor gallery of the museum. The featured poets will be followed by an open reading.

Christine Klocek-Lim received the 2009 Ellen La Forge Memorial Prize in poetry. She has four chapbooks: Ballroom – a love story (Flutter Press), Cloud Studies (Whale Sound Audio Chapbooks), How to photograph the heart (The Lives You Touch Publications), and The book of small treasures (Seven Kitchens Press). Her poems have appeared in Nimrod, OCHO, Diode, Riffing on Strings: Creative Writing Inspired by String Theory and elsewhere. Her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net anthologies and was a finalist for 3 Quarks Daily’s Prize in Arts & Literature. She is editor of Autumn Sky Poetry. You can read the poetry of Christine Klocek-Lim in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/12SU/ChristineKlocek-Lim.html and an interview with Christine Klocek-Lim at this link: https://foxchasereview.wordpress.com/2012/06/01/10-questions-for-christine-klocek-lim/

Le Hinton is the author of four collections of poetry including, most recently, Black on Most Days (Iris G. Press, 2008) and The God of Our Dreams (Iris G. Press, 2010). His work has been published in various journals including Gargoyle, haggard and halloo, Literary Chaosand Bent Pin Quarterly. His poem, “Our Ballpark,” will be part of the Poetry Paths installation at Clipper Magazine Stadium in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 2012. He is the founder and chief editor of the poetry journal Fledgling Rag. You can read the poetry of Le Hinton in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/12SU/LeHinton.html and an interview with Le Hinton at this link: https://foxchasereview.wordpress.com/2013/02/16/10-questions-for-le-hinton/

Wilson and TImpane – Good Vibes at Ryerss

Fox Chase Reading Series Timpane-Wilson 3-24-13 001Poets Frank Wilson and John Timpane performed an outstanding reading sending good vibes throughout Ryerss Museum and Library.   The featured poets were followed by an excellent open mic segment with Diane Sahms-Guarnieri, Lester Mobley, Omar Telan,  J. Erin Sweeney, Mike Cohen, Lynette Esposito, Elijah J. Pringle, Jonathan Steadman and Noah Cutler.

You can view photographs of the reading at this link: http://www.flickr.com/photos/12065560@N04/sets/72157629096910438/