BOSTON NATIONAL POETRY MONTH FESTIVAL

     SUNDAY, APRIL 7th, 1:05-4:45pm

Boston Public Library 

                Commonwealth Salon, 700 Boylston St.

OPEN MIC. 3:15 (Sign-up starts 1:105)  

Readings from 1:10- 4:25pm

Book table and book signings all day until 4:30pm

1:05 WELCOME to Sunday events: Harris Gardner, Co-Founding Director

        Sign-up begins for 3:10 “Open Mic"

1:10 Nausheen Eusuf

1:20 Eric Jackson, special guest, host of Eric in the Evening (WGBH-FM)

1:30 6 POETS: Krikor Der Hohanessian, Nina Alonso, Robert K. Johnson,

          Julia Carlson, Elizabeth Doran, Kirk Etherton

 

2:15 POETRY WITH MUSIC: The Holley Family

 

2:25 6 POETS: Lawrence Kessenich, Dan Sklar, Carol Weston,

           Dennis Daly, Kuoya Dut, Alex Levering Kern

        

3:15 OPEN MIC (10 poets) hosted by JoJo Lazar

       

3:45 MUSIC: Yani Batteau, (banjo)

 

3:55 5 POETS

        Lainie Senechal, first Poet Laureate of Amesbury,  

        Harris Gardner, Lee Varon, Ed Meek, Paulette Turco

4:30 CLOSING WORDS: Harris Gardner and

        BNPMF Board Members

           

5:00 LIBRARY CLOSED

(all participants and audience exit by 4:45) 

 

 

 

For special needs, call 617-859-2212 two weeks in advance

Lainie Senechal

Alex Levering Kern

Eric Jackson

Yani Batteau

Krikor Der Hohanessian

Jojo Lazar

Lee Varon

Nausheen Eusuf

Dan Sklar

Kuoya Dut