Check out Joe Hall’s review of my Chapbook Mary in Coldfront! (Joe Hall is one of my favorite poets, so– holymoly.)
& summer readings: in which my homebody-ass stopped writing long enough to leave my home to read in public. met & am meeting so many lovelies along the way:
May 4th Datum: Earth New England Reading Series @ Sharon Arts Exhibition Gallery, Henniker, NH
Emily Toder and J Hope Stein. Hosted by Mary Catherine Jones
May 8th The Book Report @ La Poisson Rouge, New York, NY
Maris Kreizman, Amy Lawless, J. Hope Stein. Hosted by Leigh Stein and Sasha Fletcher.
May 13 Big Sur Brooklyn Bridge Henry Miller Festival @ City Reliquary, Brooklyn, NY
Jonathan Ames, Todd Colby, Amanda Deutch, Maggie Estep, Christine
Hamm, Becka Klaver, J. Hope Stein, Maria Garcia Teutsch, Edwin Torres, Jenny Zhang and more. This event is organized by Ping Pong, Parachute and PoetryCrush.
May 31st Mega Women’s Reading – Stain of Poetry @ Goodbye Blue Monday
LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Lynn Melnick, Kathleen Rooney and Lee
Ann Roripaugh. hosted by Amy Lawless & J. Hope Stein.
June 1 Howl Festival @ Tompkins Square Park, NYC
Marathon Reading by St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery POETRY PROJECT Hosted by Todd Colby. Poets include Jenny Zhang, Billy Cancel, J. Hope Stein, Maggie Estep, Jennifer Knox, Ray DeJesus, Mike Doughty, Carl Hancock Rux, Maribeth Theroux, Shanna Compton, CA Conrad, Joanna Penn Cooper, Edwin Torres, Drew Boston, Todd Colby, Bo DePena (Musician), Jason Nazary (Musician)
June 22 Popsicle Festival, Brooklyn NY
Reading for Stain of Poetry: Jennifer Tamayo, Leigh Stein and Ana Bozicevic
June 23 Patasola Press Presents: Victorian Garden Tea Party for Lady Poets & Presses
Margaret Bashaar, Lisa Marie Basile, T.M. De Vos, Patasola Press, “The
Dimestore World”, Jennifer-Leigh Oprihory, Christine Hamm, Jessica Cuello, J. Hope Stein, Niina Pollari. Portraiture by Lewd Alfred Douglas. This is a costume party, people.
July 20 – Hyacinth Girl Press Pittsburg, PA
more details soon.
July 27 & 28 New York City Poetry Festival
– 200 poets. 50 series. 5 boroughs. 3 Stages. One City. I’ll be reading
in the Earshot reading. Hosting & curating the Co-hosting & co-curating Stain of Poetry Reading. more details soon.
August 3rd New York City – this sooooper coool event –
The Atlas Review, in collaboration with Marina Abramovic Institute, is hosting a marathon reading at the Wythe Hotel on August 3rd, from 2:30pm to 10:30pm, free and open to the public. Over the course of six+ hours, more than forty writers and collaborators will read from Stanislaw Lem’s classic Solaris, all in support of MAI. more info soon