Spoken Word Series: Adele Kenny
Taking place on Sunday, October 5, 2008:
October’s spoken word artist
For the second installment of the Spoken Word Series, DeBaun Center for Performing Arts and curator David Vincenti have chosen a widely published author to be featured on Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 3 p.m.—Adele Kenny. The Spoken Word Series, co-hosted by Siobhan Barry-Bratcher and David Vincenti, is presented monthly at Symposia Bookstore, 510 Washington St., Hoboken, NJ.
Adele Kenny is the author of 22 books (poetry and nonfiction). Her poems have been widely published in the US and abroad as well as in books from Crown, Mc-Graw Hill, and Tuttle. She is the recipient is numerous awards, including NJ State Arts Council poetry fellowships. She is currently poetry editor of Tiferet Journal, founding director of the Carriage House Poetry Series, and completing her Ph.D. You can learn more about Kenny at her website.
Adele will read from her works and then the microphone will be open to the public to share their work. Although it is not necessary to pre-register to attend the event, those interested in sharing their work during the open mic are asked to sign up at 2:45 p.m. Open mic participants are asked to limit their work to five minutes per person.