2012, Events

December 1

First Saturdays
Parachute: The Coney Island Performance Festival
w/ Amanda Deutch, Mark Weiss and
The Believe Project
Brooklyn Museum

November 14
Hispanic Heritage month
Ivelisse Rodriguez’s English class reading
Borough of Manhattan Community College

November 13
Dang It I’m Thirsty Reading and Music Series
w/ David Pemberton, Anthony Calypso and others

November 12
Elaine Equi’s Creative Writing class reading
The City College of New York

October 15
The louderArts Project
Union Square

October 13
Parachute: The Coney Island Performance Festival
w/ Amanda Deutsch, Martin Espada, Tina Chang and Latasha Diggs
New York Aquarium
Coney Homeland

October 9
Pepatian 30th Anniversary Fundraiser
w/ La Bruja, Charles Rice-Gonzalez, Jane Gabriels and others
Bruckner Bar & Grill
Mott Haven

September 29
Lunada Literary Lounge
w/ Paul S. Flores
Galería de la Raza
San Francisco, CA

September 7
La Casa Azul Bookstore

August 29
Charlie Parker Festival
w/ Steve Dalachinsky, Papoleto Melendez, Tsaurah Litsky and others
A Gathering of the Tribes

August 26
Charlie Parker Jazz Festival
w/ Gregory Porter, Jon Sands and others
Tompkins Square Park
East Village

August 4
Boog City Poetry and Music Festival
9th Annual Small, Small Press Fair
w/ Uche Nduka, Carl Watson and others
Unnameable Books
Prospect Heights

July 27
w/ Ix Dzib (an alias), Jane Gabriels (top center), Vero Dalo (top seated), Jordi Rosen (below seated L.),
and Jennifer Spiegel (below seated R.)
Le Cagibi
Montreal, Canada

July 3
Faculty Reading
Summer Writer’s Workshop for High School Students
Sarah Lawrence College

June 15
Vision Fest
w/ Latasha Diggs and Edwin Torres

June 10
9Cubed and MayDayAtDingDong Present
w/ Bakar Wilson, Stella Padnos-Shea, and David Aglow
Word Up
Washington Heights


June 3
Bushwick Open Studios
w/ David Pemberton (above L.), David Aglow (above R.), Stella Padnos-Shea (below L.), and Bakar Wilson (below R.)
Studio 26

June 1
Howl! Festival
w/ David Henderson, Paolo Javier, Kristin Prevallet and many others
Tompkins Square Park
East Village

May 6
Sunday Best Reading Series
w/ Jane LeCroy and Joel Allegretti
Hudson View Gardens
Washington Heights

April 28
Latin House Poetry Fest
w/ (above L. to R.) Emanuel Xavier, Edwin Torres, and Nancy Mercado
Barron Arts Center
Woodbridge, NJ

April 21
Speak Up! Between Beyond Stage Page
w/ Christina Olivares (1st row L.), Rodrigo Toscano (2nd row L.),
Lydia Cortés (1st row center) and Kutisa Booker (1st row L.) for Louis Reyes Rivera
Museo del Barrio

March 25
w/ the poetry crew of many names,
Bakar Wilson, Stella Padnos-Shea, David Pemberton, and David Aglow
Lower East Side

March 23
UPNFM Tegucigalpa reading
and workshop

March 22
Universidad Pedagógica Nacional Francisco Morazán San Pedro Sula and Criticarte symposium at CCS

March 21
Metronova bookstore and
Canal TVH interview “Mucho con Misha”
San Pedro Sula, Honduras

March 20
Instituto San Vicente de Paúl and
Academia Americana
San Pedro Sula, Honduras

March 19
Centro Cultural Sampedrano (high school and Access program) and
Campus TV interview, Universidad de San Pedro Sula

March 8
City of Poets
w/ Monica Hand
Essex City College
Newark, NJ

March 3
w/ Jess Grippo, Sarah Kipp, Leanne Schmidt and Company and sleepdance
Studio A.I.R.

February 16
w/ Nicole Callihan (above L.) and Matthew Burgess (above R.)
Teachers & Writers Collaborative