Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards Reading Feb. 4

The winners of the 2016 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards will read their poems this Saturday, February 4 at the Poetry Center at Passaic County Community College (PCCC).

This free program will take place at 1:00 PM in the historic Hamilton Club Building, 32 Church Street, in downtown Paterson.

Free parking is available at the PCCC open lot at the corner of Church St. and College Blvd.



The winning readers include:
FIRST PRIZE: ANN CLARK, Dexter, NY
ANNIE LANZILLOTTO, Yonkers, NY
SECOND PRIZE: LYNNE McENIRY, Morristown, NJ

THIRD PRIZE: MAXINE SUSMAN, Princeton, NJ


HONORABLE MENTION:
STANLEY H. BARKAN
R. BREMNER
LINDA A. CRONIN (in memory of 1970-2016)
R.G. EVANS
JAMES D. GWYN
MATT HOHNER
JEAN HOLLANDER
BARBARA KRASNER
ANNETTE KRIZANICH
MICHELLE LERNER
BRUCE LOWRY
NANCY LUBARSKY
FRANCESCA MAXIME
GREG MOGLIA
ROBERT A. ROSENBLOOM
ARTHUR RUSSELL
DAVE SETER
ARNE WEINGART
SHERIDA YODER



Maria Mazziotti Gillan is the author of twenty-one books. Her latest publications are the poetry collection, What Blooms in Winter and the poetry and art collection, The Girls in the Chartreuse Jackets . Maria's official website is at MariaGillan.com.