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Dan Wilcox
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Lives in Albany, NY
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<i>Nitty Gritty Slam #94</i>, May 19
Tonight was the “Grand Slam” featuring 8 poets who had competed all season, with the winners to go to represent Albany at the National Poetry Slam in Oakland, CA later this year. But first there was an open mic for all the rest of us, with Kevin Peterson a...
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<i>2nd Sunday @ 2</i>, May 10
Mothers Day in Troy but there were still a dozen writers, even some mothers, here to read, poetry or prose, with the dual hosts Nancy Klepsch & me, Dan Wilcox . & I was up first with Julia Ward Howe’s 1870 “Mother’s Day Proclamation”, then my own short poem...
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<i>Poets Speak Loud!</i>, April 27
Poetry Month & the ripple effect of Albany WordFest finally was coming to an end, with the last Monday of April at McGeary’s. Mary Panza kept order/disorder as our MC. Sylvia Barnard was the first of the open mic poets with an introduction about women writi...
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<i>Frequency North</i>, April 23
This was the second of the day’s “Standish Room readings,” this one in the Standish Room located on the 2nd floor of the College of St. Rose’s Events & Athletics Center, as part of the College’s ongoing reading series, Frequency North , coordinated & hosted...
This was the second of the day’s “Standish Room readings,” this one in the Standish Room located on the 2nd floor of the College of St. Rose’s Events & Athletics Center, as part of the College’s ongoing reading series, Freque...
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<i>Poetry Salon & Art Opening</i>, April 19
The streets of Albany were not the only place that poetry was happening during April here in the Northeast. Up in the hills the Rensselaerville Library sponsored a series of events throughout the month, including workshops, open mics & poetry-related art p...
The streets of Albany were not the only place that poetry was happening during April here in the Northeast. Up in the hills the Rensselaerville Library sponsored a series of events throughout the month, including workshops, o...
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<i>Albany WordFest - Open Mic</i>, April 17
Our host Mary Panza This is always the wildest night of the WordFest , & once again was held at the UAG Gallery on Lark St.  Folks had been signing-up online for weeks with the 7:00PM to 10:30PM time slots completely filled by Friday night. Of course, that...
Our host Mary Panza This is always the wildest night of the WordFest, & once again was held at the UAG Gallery on Lark St.  Folks had been signing-up online for weeks with the 7:00PM to 10:30PM time slots completely filled ...
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<i>Live from the The Living Room</i>, May 13
Back in “the Garden Room” once again for some poetry among friends. The featured poet tonight was Paul Pines , psychologist, poet, jazz impresario, with a reading from his new book Message from the Memoirist (Dos Madres Press), as Paul explained, memory as ...
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<i>Caffè Lena Poetry Open Mic</i>, May 6
Surprised when I got here to find a much larger host for this open mic, not the usual host  Carol Graser on steroids, but the equally genial Alan Casline as guest host tonight. He began with a poem by Stephen Lewandowski, “Not Alone,” they way Carol always...
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<i>Yes!</i>, April 24
This was the last Yes! reading of the season, at a new venue, The Brakes Coffeehouse & Provisions on Lark St. Matthew Klan e did the intros while James Belflower manned the live-streaming camera. Emily Mitchell Ayers , owner of The Brakes welcomed us, talke...
This was the last Yes! reading of the season, at a new venue, The Brakes Coffeehouse & Provisions on Lark St. Matthew Klan</b>e did the intros while James Belflower manned the live-streaming camera. Emily Mitchell Ayers...
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<i>Writers Institute Reading</i>, April 23
The was the first of the day’s “Standish Room readings,” this one held in the afternoon in the Standish Room of the Science Library at the UAlbany Uptown Campus, a seminar with poets Alicia Suskin Ostriker & local favorite Joan Murray . Later in the evenin...
The was the first of the day’s “Standish Room readings,” this one held in the afternoon in the Standish Room of the Science Library at the UAlbany Uptown Campus, a seminar with poets Alicia Suskin Ostriker & local favorite Jo...
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<i>Albany WordFest - Slam Invitational</i>, April 18
The concluding event of WordFest 2015 was the Slam Invitational held at the Steamer 10 Theater, Albany, NY. There were 7 — count ‘em 7 ! — teams from New York & Massachusetts, including Albany’s own Nitty Gritty Slam Team that hosted the event. Thom Franci...
The concluding event of WordFest 2015 was the Slam Invitational held at the Steamer 10 Theater, Albany, NY. There were 7 — count ‘em 7! — teams from New York & Massachusetts, including Albany’s own Nitty Gritty Slam Team that...
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<i>Albany WordFest - Third Thursday Poetry Night</i>, April 16
I am always pleased & honored to the have this third Thursday series I run at the Social Justice Center included in the annual WordFest schedule; in one way or another this has happened for years. Tonight we had 18 people signed up for the open mic & to li...
I am always pleased & honored to the have this third Thursday series I run at the Social Justice Center included in the annual WordFest schedule; in one way or another this has happened for years. Tonight we had 18 people sig...
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Host of the Third Thursday Poetry Night at the Social Justice Center in Albany NY, member of 3 Guys from Albany, & photographer who has "the world's largest collection of photos of unknown poets." Active member of Veterans for Peace. For listings of upcoming poetry events see the calendar on www.albanypoets.com.
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