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Spoken Word Sundays NYC

  • Parkside Lounge 317 East Houston Street New York, NY, 10002 United States (map)
Photo of Richard Loranger by Barbara Landis

Photo of Richard Loranger by Barbara Landis


Featuring Amy Lemmon and Richard Loranger

Hosted by David Lawton

Plus open mic


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

Amy Lemmon is author of Fine Motor and Saint Nobody and co-author, with Denise Duhamel, of ABBA: The Poems and Enjoy Hot or Iced. Her work has appeared in The Best American Poetry, Rolling Stone, New Letters, Verse, The Journal, and elsewhere. Amy is Professor and Chairperson of English and Communication Studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

Richard Loranger is a writer, performer, visual artist, and all around squeaky wheel, currently residing in Oakland, CA. His recent book of flash prose, Sudden Windows (Zeitgeist Press, 2016), has been warmly received. He is also the author of the Poems for Teeth, The Orange Book, and nine chapbooks. Other recent work can be found in Oakland Review #4, Full of Crow (Winter 2017 Fiction Issue), the online anthology HIV Here and Now and great weather anthologies including The Careless Embrace of the Boneshaker. You can find more about his work and scandals at

Earlier Event: April 20