Tuesday, May 1, 2012

A Celebration of Literary Journals

Poetry Festival: A Celebration of Literary Journals
Sunday, May 20, 2012
West Caldwell Public Library
30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ
1-5 PM

This is the ninth year of this event organized by poet Diane Lockward that showcases a dozen literary journals and features readings by two poets who have published in each of those journals. Readings will be held throughout the event in the Community Room.

Maria Mazziotti Gillan will be there as editor of the Paterson Literary Review

Journals and Editors
  1. Adanna Literary Journal   Christine Waldeyer
  2. Edison Literary Review   Gina Larkin
  3. Exit 13   Tom Plante
  4. Journal of New Jersey Poets   Sandy Zulauf
  5. Lips   Laura Boss
  6. Painted Bride Quarterly   Marion Wrenn
  7. Paterson Literary Review   Maria Mazziotti Gillan
  8. The Raintown Review   Anna Evans
  9. Schuykill Valley Journal   Brooke Hoffman
  10. The Stillwater Review   Priscilla Orr
  11. Tiferet   Donna Baier Stein
  12. U.S. 1 Worksheets   Nancy Scott

Journals will be available along with subscription and submission information and editors will answer questions about publishing.

24 poets will read throughout the afternoon and books will be available for sale and signing.

Susan Lembo Balik, Robert Carnevale, Grant Clauser, David Crews, 
Linda Cronin, Jessica deKoninck, Jim Gwyn, Rachel Hadas, 
Miriam Haier, Mark Hillringhouse, Tina Kelley, Adele Kenny, 
Deborah LaVeglia, Charlotte Mandel, Francesca Maxime, John McDermott, 
Lynne McEniry, Rick Mullin, Sharon Olson, Linda Radice, 
Susanna Rich, Madeline Tiger, David Vincenti, Sean Webb

There is ample parking and refreshments will be available and here are many area restaurants close by.
Contact library: 973-226-5441
Driving directions  (#33 Bus Stop Within Short Walking Distance)

For full schedule and directions: http://dianelockward.com/fest.html