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Spoken Word Sundays NYC

  • The Parkside Lounge 317 East Houston Street New York, NY, 10002 United States (map)
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Featuring Ron Kolm and George Wallace

Special guest host Francine Witte

Plus open mic


$3 suggested donation. Two drink min, alcoholic or non.

Ron Kolm is a founding member of the Unbearables and has helped edit their six anthologies. He is a contributing editor ofSensitive Skin magazine. Ron is the author of The Plastic Factory, Divine ComedySuburban Ambush, Duke & Jill, Night Shift, A Change in the Weather and, with Jim Feast, the novel Neo Phobe. He's had work in Flapperhouse, Great Weather for Media, the Resist Much / Obey Little: Inaugural Poems to the Resistance anthology, Maintenant, Local Knowledge, The Opiate  and the Outlaw Bible of American Poetry. Ron’s papers were purchased by the New York University library, where they’ve been catalogued in the Fales Collection.

George Wallace is editor of great weather for MEDIA, PoetrybayPolarity, and Poetryvlog, and has edited lit-mags for more than twenty years. A poet, performer, and 30-year veteran of community newspapers, he is writer-in-residence at the Walt Whitman Birthplace and teaches writing at Pace University in Manhattan. He has 33 chapbooks.

Francine Witte is the author of four poetry chapbooks and two flash fiction chapbooks. Her full-length poetry collection, Café Crazy, has recently been published by Kelsay Books. She is reviewer, blogger, and photographer. She is a former English teacher. She lives in NYC.


Earlier Event: April 8
Spoken Word Sundays NYC
Later Event: April 20