Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Howl! Festival Needs Poets for NYC Open Air Poetry Circle Readings June 4-5
HOWL ! FESTIVAL
PRESENTS: POETS IN TOMPKINS SQUARE PARK
POETRY CIRCLE !
On Saturday June 4th and Sunday June 5th, ALL poets are invited to participate in Open Air Poetry Circle Readings !
The format is as follows: poetry circles will be created throughout the park. Poets will each read for 5 minutes.
To sign up in advance simply:
the following information ASAP:
1. Your name
2. A one sentence bio.
3. Any online links to website(s) blogs etc.
4. A photo with permission to post and photographer credit.
5. The day Saturday or Sunday you would like to read in one of the circles.
6. The preferred time you would like to read 12-1pm, 1pm-2pm, 2pm-3pm, 3pm-4pm, 4pm-5pm.
7. In one, two or three words describe your poetry.
The HOWL ! Festival will confirm your participation by email in advance of the reading !
Space is limited only by the number of circles we create (4), the number of hours for reading (5), and the number of poets who can read each hour (12). The Poetry Circle readings will accommodate up to 240 poets reading each day in Tompkins Square Park in the Open Air ! Wow !
Write poem now !
Thank you !
Created and presented as part of The HOWL! Festival 2011 June 3, 4, and 5th Tompkins Square Park, East Village, New York City !