SON OF A PONY Poetry Reading Series

Hosted by Kat Georges. Three Rooms Press & Cornelia Street Cafe

Present

SON OF A PONY Poetry Reading Series

Featured poet: George Spencer

PLUS special guest, poet, fiction writer, actor, producer/director and playwright,        Nicca Ray

and NYC's Sensational Open POETRY Mike.

 

George Spencer's brand new poetry collection, Unpious Pilgrim (Fly By Night Press, 2011), makes its debut at the Son of a Pony reading on

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2011, 6 pm

 

He has just returned from Prague where he read his work at PEN International

and at the National Gallery.

 

Regarding Unpious Pilgrim Michael Graves wrote , "Its movement from a lighthearted satire of Language Poetry and the School of Ashbery to a passionate concern for sexual honesty and political and social justice and freedom entails the exposure and ridicule of hypocrisy and is memorable." Spencer has two previous books: Screw the Muses and The Obscene Richness Of Our Times. He is the director of two cable shows, one about poetry and the other about multimedia artists. He is the founding editor of faroutfurthertoutoutofsight, an Internet and hard copy multimedia literary magazine.  He is also a painter, sculptor and videographer. He lives in New York City and Quito, Ecuador.

 

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