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The Summer 2012 Edition of The Fox Chase Review is now Live

The Summer 2012 edition of The Fox Chase Review is now live and on line. Featuring poetry by: A.D. Winans, Le Hinton, Stevie Edwards, Mel Brake, Stephen Page, James D. Quinton, Frank Wilson, Anthony Buccino, John Dorsey, Melanie Lynn Huber, Jim Mancinelli, James Arthur, Christine Klocek-Lim,  Nicholas Balsirow, Jane Lewty, Elijah Pringle and prose by Russell Reece.

If you are in Fox Chase stop in and visit with us at The Fox Chase Reading Series (our schedule).

The Summer 2012 Edition is coming in June

Coming in June…. The Summer 2012 edition of The Fox Chase Review featuring poetry by: A.D. Winans, Le Hinton, Stevie Edwards, Mel Brake, Stephen Page, James D. Quinton, Frank Wilson, Anthony Buccino, John Dorsey, Melanie Lynn Huber, Jim Mancinelli, James Arthur, Christine Klocek-Lim,  Nicholas Balsirow, Jane Lewty, Elijah Pringle and prose by Russell Reece.

If you are in Fox Chase stop in and visit with us at The Fox Chase Reading Series (our schedule).

 

 

Open Wide 25

The 10th Anniversary Edition of Open Wide Magazine. This edition of Open Wide is ninety four pages with forty three contributors. To check out how to obtain the magazine  please visit: http://www.openwidemagazine.co.uk/owmissues.htm

Featuring poetry from: Rebecca  Schumejda, William Taylor Jr, John Dorsey, F.N. Wright, J.J. Campbell, Adrian  Manning, Luis Cuauhtemoc Berriozabal, Dan Provost, John Sweet, Nathan Graziano,  Idris Caffery, G. Emil Reutter, Bradley Mason Hamlin, A.D. Winans, Iris Berry,  Jayne Lyn Stahl, Graham Nunn, D.B. Cox, R.C. Edrington, Lyn Lifshin, Jack  Phillips Lowe, K.M. Dersley, S.A. Griffin, Jason Mashak, Arlene Ang, Debbie  Kirk, justin.barrett, Heidi James, James D. Quinton, Owen Roberts, Peter  Finch, Steve Urwin, Ben Barton, John G. Hall, Jessica Stilling and Glenn  W. Cooper.

And fiction from: Ben Myers, Drew Gummerson, James D. Quinton, Marc  Barber, Angela Morkos, Jo Mortimer, Natalia Cherjovsky and Danny Rhodes.

John Dorsey and Rebecca Schumejda Rocked the Museum

John Dorsey and Rebecca Schumejda rocked the museum with an outstanding poetry reading as the good vibe spilled into the library. Thanks to our open mic readers Diane Sahms-Guarnieri, Rodger Lowenthal, Noah Cutler, Saul Brody and Scott Anderson.  Photos at this link: http://www.flickr.com/photos/12065560@N04/sets/72157614581079088/

March 27th right around the corner

Schumejda and Dorsey are saddled up and headed to Philadelphia on March 27th at Ryerss for The Fox Chase Reading Series, Featured Poets Reading. Below are two interviews published on line with the poets:

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An inteview with Rebecca Schumejda  from Nibble in 2009: http://nibblepoems.wordpress.com/2009/06/19/eight-questions-with-rebecca-schumejda/

An interview with John Dorsey from The Examiner in 2010: http://www.examiner.com/poetry-in-toledo/inside-the-mind-of-poet-john-dorsey

More on the Outlaw Poetry Movement: http://outlawpoetry.com/

For more on the Dorsey/ Schumejda reading visit: Dorsey and Schumejda in Fox Chase – March 27th

Dorsey and Schumejda in Fox Chase – March 27th

March 27th @2pm – The Fox Chase Reading Series presents The Featured Poets Reading at Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111 Riding into town this month are our featured poets, John Dorsey and Rebecca Schumejda. An Open Mic will follow.

John Dorsey currently resides in Toledo, Ohio. He is the author of several collections of poetry, including Teaching the Dead to Sing: The Outlaw’s Prayer (Rose of Sharon Press, 2006), and Sodomy is a City in New Jersey (American Mettle Books, 2010). He work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. You can read the poetry of John Dorsey in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/10SU/JohnDorsey.html

Rebecca Schumejda is the author of Falling Forward, a full-length collection of poems (sunnyoutside, 2009); The Map of Our Garden (verve bath, 2009); Dream Big Work Harder (sunnyoutside press 2006); The Tear Duct of the Storm (Green Bean Press, 2001); and the poem “Logic” on a postcard (sunnyoutside). She received her MA in Poetics and Creative Writing from San Francisco State University and her BA in English and Creative Writing from SUNY New Paltz. She lives with her husband and daughter in New York ’s Hudson Valley. You can read the poetry of Rebecca Schumejda in The Fox Chase Review at this link: http://www.foxchasereview.org/10AW/RSchumejda.html

The museum opens at 10am if you would like to arrive early and take a free guided tour of Ryerss.

 

Fox Chase Reading Series 2011 Schedule

We are pleased to announce our 2011 reading schedule.

Featured Poets Series @ Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Avenue, Burholme Park, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111. Start time: 2pm. Featured poets are followed by an open mic.

February 27th @2pm

B.E. Kahn and Mel Brake

.March 27th @2pm

John Dorsey and Rebecca Schumedjda.

April 17th @2pm

Nathalie Anderson and Teresa Leo.

May 22st @2pm

Maria Lisella and Gil Fagiani.

June 26th @2pm

Paul Siegell and Ocean Vuong.

September 25th @2pm

Catherine Staples.

October 30th @2pm

 Jm Mancinelli and Rodger Lowenthal

 

 

 

 

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JULY 16TH

Poets in the Park- Lions Park

7900 Oxford Avenue,  Philadelphia, Pa. 19111.

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Poets in the Park returns on July 16, 2011 at 7:30pm when Poets Thaddeus Rutkowski, Leonard Gontarek, Chad Parenteau, Timothy Gager join Diane Sahms Guarnieri and G Emil Reutter in Lions Park for a magical evening of poetry.

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AUGUST 20TH

Poets on the Porch- Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111

Poets on the Porch returns on August 20, 2011 at 1pm when Poets Dan Maguire, Lynn Levin, Amy King, Ana Bozicevic, Elizabeth Pallitto  join Diane Sahms Guarnieri and G Emil Reutter on the porch of historic Ryerss Museum and Library for a beautiful afternoon of poetry.