On a rare visit from the West Coast, poetry legend Jerome Rothenberg will be giving a reading at the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) Gallery. The reading will be followed by a reception and discussion facilitated by Northern Manhattan poet and performer Jake Marmer.
Date: Sunday 17 March 2013, 2–4 p.m.
Location: NoMAA, 178 Bennett Avenue (at 189th Street), 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10040
The reading is FREE but seating is limited. RSVP:
Refreshments will be served.
Author of more than one hundred books of poetry, translations, and anthologies, Rothenberg is known for his ground-breaking contributions to global cultural movements, and engagement with ancient and contemporary Jewish poetry, tribal poetics, American Indian culture, Dadaism, and more. Read a full biographical sketch.
Co-sponsored by the Dorot Foundation, Fort Tryon Jewish Center, Word Up Community Bookshop, and NoMAA.