This year, as always, there will be a number of Somerville poets reading including: Timothy Gager, Afaa Michael Weaver, Gloria Mindock
,, and Ifeanyi Menkiti.
Some of the many luminaries include SAM CORNISH, Diana Der Hovanessian, Richard Wollman, Jennifer Barber, Afaa M. Weaver, Barbara Helfgott-Hyett, Alfred Nicole, Ellen Steinbaum, Doug Holder, Charles Coe, Kathleen Spivack, Ryk McIntyre, Elizabeth McKim, Regie O'Gibson, Kate Finnegan, Michael Bialis, Susan Donnelly,John Ziemba, (Kaji Aso Studio), Sandee Story, CD Collins, Marc Goldfinger, Gloria Mindock, Tim Gager, Diana Saenz, Stuart Peterfreund, Valerie Lawson, Tom Daley, Molly Watt, Ifeanyi Menkiti, Mark Pawlak, Lainie Senechal, Harris Gardner, Joanna Nealon, Richard Hoffman, Susan Donnelly, Irene Koronas, Robert K. Johnson, and a Plethora of other prize winning poets.
We have published poetry books by AD Winans, Robert K. Johnson, Gloria Mindock
, Abbott Ikeler, Helen Bar Lev, Lo Galluccio, Irene Koronas, Molly Lynn Watt, Patricia Brodie, Linda Larson and many others.
GLORIA MINDOCK: Editor and publisher of Cervena Barva Press, who is a social worker, was founder and former editor of the Boston Literary Review.
authored two new chapbooks and the collection, Blood Soaked Dresses which will be translated into Romanian.
When it comes to family, Hugh Fox and Gloria Mindock
and Robert Creeley and Marc Widershien and Martha Collins all do join hands and smile.
Well Gloria Mindock
, Mark Pawlak and myself had a great time teaching at the Cape Cod Writers Center
In August I will be on a small press panel at the Center: "Demystifying The Small Press" with Mark Pawlak ("Hanging Loose press") and Gloria Mindock ( Cervena Barva Press).
Mark Pawlak, Gloria Mindock
and yours truly Doug Holder will be on the panel titled: "Demystifying the Small Press
Speaking of a new poetry series; I hear that Gloria Mindock's
"Cervena Barva Press
" reading series at the Pierre Menard Gallery
10 Arrow St. Harvard Square was a hit, Sept. 19.
A few new poetry titles are out by the Ibbetson Street Press
: ibbetsonpress.com Robert K. Johnson's "From Mist to Shadow," Linda Larson's "Washing the Stones," "Blood Soaked Dress" by Gloria Mindock
and "Sonatina" by Johnmichael Simon.
Other poets in the festival will be: Gloria Mindock
, Sarah Hannah, and Danielle Legros Georges.
Special thanks to Dave McNamara of sunnyoutside press, Gloria Mindock of Cervena Barva Press, and Lo Galluccio for making this possible.
Gloria Mindock of Somerville's Cervena Barva Press has released a chapbook of fiction by Ian Randall Wilson "Out of the Arcadian Ghetto.
And my friend and founder of the Cervena Barva Press
in Somerville, Gloria Mindock
is opening an online bookstore the "Lost Bookshelf" that I encourage all you poets and writers out there to send your books to.