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Mon. Oct 3 Saturn Series Welcomes Richard Mark Weinraub & Kyle Benjamin to the East Village
Monday October 3, 2011, Saturn Series features Richard Marx Weinraub & Kyle Benjamin, 7-9:30pm, at Nightingale Lounge 213 2nd Avenue & 13th Street, New York, NY 10003. Open Mic. Hosted by Su Polo. $3 Cover + 2 Drink/$10 Minimum. 21 +.
The Saturn Series, now in its 12th year, presents 1 or 2 feature readers plus the open mic every Monday night.
By Subway: Take 4, 5, 6, N, Q, R to 14th Street Union Square. Take the L to 1st Avenue.
A short walk East of Union Square
About Richard Marx Weinraub:
Related to the Marx Brothers through his mother, Richard Marx Weinraub was born in New York City in 1949; he was a Professor of English at the University of Puerto Rico from 1987 through 2010. A book of his poetry entitled Wonder Bread Hill was published in 2002 by the University of Puerto Rico Press. His poetry has appeared in many journals including The Paris Review, Asheville Poetry Review, South Carolina Review, The Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review, Green Mountains Review, North American Review, Measure, The Evansville Review, Slate, and River Styx. A Spanish translation of Wonder Bread Hill was recently published by Terranova Press. A chapbook of his poetry entitled Heavenly Bodies was published in 2008 by Poets Wear Prada Press, and a poem from it was nominated for a 2009 Pushcart Prize.
About Kyle Benjamin:
We welcome back this impressive voice in the poetry world. Kyle Benjamin is a poetic storyteller weaving tales of his experiences told in lyrical form, with his unique voice and meter adding rich texture and intensity to emotional encounters.
Saturn Series Poetry & Spoken Word
* Oct 10 - Elizabeth J. Coleman and Mitch Corber
* Oct 17 - Mary Orovan
* Oct 24 - Roxanne Hoffman
* Oct 31 - NO Reading Happy Halloween !!!
* Nov 14 - Bruce Weber
* Nov 28 - Demassi Bros. and Bernard Block
For morie info about the series visit: http://www.supolo.com/
For more infor about Nigntingale Lounge: http://www.nightingalelounge.com
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