2nd Saturday Poets

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2nd Saturday Poets

Saturday, August 12, 2017, 5:00-7:00

jackson-inn_196x158Jackson Inn
101 N. Dupont Road
Wilmington, DE
302-652-9972

$5.00 donation

 

Featured Reader: Andrew Graney

Andrew Graney, a UD graduate who is currently enrolled in Seattle Pacific University’s low-residency MFA program.  Andrew served as a juror for the 2017 Delaware Scholastic Writing Awards, was a Spotlight Feature in the University of Delaware’s Main Street Journal in 2015, and has been published in a number of journals, including Philadelphia Stories, Unbroken Journal, Kenning Journal and has work forthcoming in St. Katherine Review.

 

Open Mic

Since we will have only one featured reader that evening, open mic readings will be limited to 5 minutes, including any remarks you need to make about your material.  The readings will be timed.

 

2nd Saturday Poets

2nd Saturday Poets is a monthly reading series, which has hosted poets and writers for over thirty years, at different venues in northern Delaware.

Currently Barbara Gray, Russell Reece, and Robert Hambling Davis manage the series, which meets on the second Saturday of each month, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Jackson Inn, 101 North DuPont Road, Wilmington, Delaware 19807 (302-652-9972). The Jackson Inn provides free and convenient parking in a lot adjacent to the building.

2nd Saturday Poets usually features one or two readers each month, followed by an open mic reading. There is a $5 cover charge, which gifts the featured readers.

If you would like to be on our 2nd Saturday Poets mailing list, please contact Barbara Gray at graybeg@comcast.net. You will receive two announcements each month, the first a week before our next reading, and the second on the morning of the reading.

If you would like to be a featured reader at 2nd Saturday Poets, contact Robert Hambling Davis at rhambling@verizon.net. 2nd Saturday Poets hosts both poets and short prose writers.

NOTE: The Jackson Inn has a tavern license, and while it serves food, it is restricted to the limitations of a tavern for serving alcohol. Therefore you MUST BE 21 or older to attend our readings.

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