If you have a Philadelphia event listing you’d like us to consider for Notable Philadelphia, please contact [email protected] as far in advance as possible, and include the date of the event in the subject line. 5 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Her first collection Paper Flowers Imaginary Birds was published by Be About It Press in 2017. at Penn Book Center. at The Renegade Company. 12 p.m. at Taller Puertorriqueño. Friday 6/15: Thirty West Publishing presents a reading by Daniel DiFranco, Maddie Anthes, and Angelo Colavita. *
Philly Recommended Reading: Each week we’ll recommend work by a local writer featured in Notable. 6:30 p.m. at Venice Island Performing Arts Recreation Center. She is Editor-in-Chief of Voicemail Poems, Communications Manager at Apiary Magazine, and a contributing writer at Fields Magazine. The Women’s Worlds reading group will host a discussion of The First Wife by Paulina Chiziane. 6 p.m. 8 p.m. Taller Puertorriqueño presents the latest edition of their “Meet the Author” series, featuring author and illustrator Edgardo Miranda Rodríguez. at The Irish Pub. 11 a.m. Wednesday 6/13: The Philadelphia City Institute Free Library presents a reading by Philadelphia Poet Laureate Raquel Salas Rivera. Saturday 6/16: The Rosenbach will host their annual Bloomsday celebration on Delancey Place, featuring a day-long reading of Ulysses, musical performances from and inspired by the novel, and a beer garden with food from local vendors. 7:30 p.m. More from this author → 7:30 p.m. 3 p.m. Amy Saul-Zerby is a Philadelphia-based poet. Underwood. ***
Logo art by Max Winter. Longmire. at Penn Book Center. Monday 6/18: Dead Bards Poetry presents a reading by Bill Van Buskirk and Warren C. Come to the Philly Lit Fam Happy Hour to hear updates and give feedback on Emma Eisenberg’s project to create a physical hub for the Philly literary community. « Previous post like this
Notable Philadelphia: 6/12–6/18
By Amy Saul-Zerby
June 12th, 2018
Tuesday 6/12: The Galactic Philadelphia reading series presents readings by Peng Shepherd and Michael R. Miriam Seidel will read from her new novel The Speed of Clouds. at Dahlak Paradise. Sunday 6/17: The Random Name Poetry Series presents readings by local poets Ōshin Jennings and Jim Krull. at Big Blue Marble Bookstore. Thursday 6/14: The Renegade Company, a local theatre group, continues their play writing and public speaking workshop with Kensington area residents. at Win Win Coffee Bar. at The Rosenbach. Enjoy! This week, it’s “The Dan Graves Situation” by Emma Eisenberg (Los Angeles Review of Books, December 2017). 3 p.m. at Philadelphia City Institute Free Library.