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Third Annual Verse~Converse Poetry Festival news

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nicholas D. Ward May 18, 2010. 1 Reply

Third Annual Verse~Converse Poetry FestivalTaos, NM ~ June 3 -6 Featruing:Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai, Joe Ray Sandoval, Jessica Helen Lopez, Danny SolisTaos Invitational Poetry Championship…Continue

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A performance poet since 2006, Zachary Kluckman is a two-time member of the Albuquerque national poetry slam team, a Pushcart Prize nominee, and recipient of the Red Mountain Press National Poetry Prize. When he is not amusing himself trying to untangle string cheese, he publishes poetry in such anthologies and publications as the New York Quarterly, Cutthroat, Red Fez and more. Featured on over 500 radio stations, with appearances on many of the nation’s most notorious stages, he is an accomplished spoken word artist, as well as the Spoken Word Editor for the Pedestal. An activist, youth advocate and organizer, he has been recognized twice for making world history as the creator of the world's only Slam Poet Laureate Program and an organizer for the 100 Thousand Poets for Change program, the largest poetry reading in history. As a youth advocate, Kluckman donates hundreds of hours a year to working with and empowering the youth. His first full length collection, Animals in our Flesh, has received warm reviews from Jimmy Santiago Baca among others and his second collection, Some of it is Muscle has just been released by Swimming with Elephants Publications.

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Poets, Musicians, Dancers and Craftmen from the Middle East and Indian subcontinent sought for a unique event

Posted on August 4, 2010 at 1:00pm 1 Comment

We are bringing together an event on September 24th in Albuquerque at a space called Black Market Goods. The event itself is called the World Poetry Cafe and we will have food, dancing, poetry and more all from the Middle East and the Indian sub-continet as well....basically a bazaar type setting and whet we hope will be at least a half day of artistry. The event is being hosted by myself, (Zachary…


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