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Complete Welcome to Boog City Fest schedule, which takes place in New York City, August 5-9.

July 7, 2011 \am\31 10:18 am

David Kirschenbaum just put this schedule up online here as a PDF, and we’re mirroring it here. Here is the Facebook page.

Original text follows.

One month 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. It will feature 67 poets, 10 musical acts, and 8 plays over the five days.
The poetry readings are curated by Jim Behrle, Joanna Fuhrman, and me. The music is booked by Brian Speaker. Thanks to Jim, Joanna, and Brian for helping make this festival happen.

Among the festival highlights are:

—our d.a. levy lives series devotes a night to Black Radish Books;

—our 8th annual small, small press fair, with exhibits from a host of small presses, and readings by their authors;

—Poetry’s First Responders: 9/11, A Time When Poetry was Always Still Possible a panel curated and moderated by Douglas Rothschild;

—poet Rebecca Wolff reading and in conversation with poet Alan Gilbert.

—and our Second Poets’ Theater night, featuring eight plays.

If you need any additional information you can reach me at 212-842-BOOG (2664) or editor@boogcity.com.

 

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