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Poetry Book Sale/Alyse Bensel at Midtown Scholar

Special Poetry Book Sale/Summer Readings at Midtown Scholar/Alyse Bensel feature on June 20 Now’s the time to pick up some great poetry bargins at the Midtown Scholar. Get early Holiday gifts. There’s a sale in the upstairs Poetry Nook: 20% off all poetry books! The sale runs from June 17 until June 30. And there […]

Maria James-Thiaw, 2013 postDada Press Talking White Tour

Catch the tour of Maria James-Thiaw’s latest poetry tome, Talking “White” published by postDada Press in conjunction with iUniverse. Through such compelling work as “Ostracized” and “The Post-Black Manifesto” Maria James-Thiaw artfully brings cultural identity politics into the spotlight. She honors literary ancestors including Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer and others in her own family who rose above […]

Mike Hoover Featured at Poetry Thursdays, April 11

Michael Hoover, featured April 11 at Harrisburg’s Midtown Scholar’s Poetry Thursdays. Pushcart Prize nominee and award winning poet, Michael J. Hoover is  co-founding editor of Hanover Poets’ literary journal Digges’ Choice.  He’s regularly featured at Pennsylvania and Maryland venues. Serving as  Poet Laureate of the Greater Hanover Area from 2007-2009, he wrote a  weekly column […]

Richard James and Barbara DeCesare Round Out March Poetry Lineup

    Richard C. James  featured March 21, Poetry Thursdays at Midtown Scholar   Richard C. James III, gifted orator; poet, teacher and musician, is featured reader, March 28 at Poetry Thursdays, a weekly event at the Midtown Scholar Bookstore.   Born in Thomasville, Georgia, Richard migrated North with his family as a child and […]

MasterCraft, April, York, PA: A Daylong Exploration for Poets

Celebrate National Poetry Month in Style! Friday Night, April 5th at 7pm “Poets Sing the Blues” featuring Rick Kearns, Maria James-Thiaw, Ken Michaels,  and Jack Veasey. An evening of jazz and blues poets with full musical accompaniment FREE EVENT at The York Emporium, 343 W Market St in York Saturday, April 6th at 9 am […]

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