Thursday, May 25, 2017

Montclair Monthly Poetry Series Celebrates LIPS Magazine


On Thursday, June 1 at 7 pm, the Montclair Monthly Poetry Series will celebrate the publication of the new issue of LIPS #46/47 with poetry readings from the magazine.

LIPS is a magazine of poetry founded in 1981 by Laura Boss. Its pages have featured poems by Robert Bly, Allen Ginsberg, Ruth Stone, David Ignatow, Marge Piercy, Michael Benedikt, Nicholas Christopher, Anne Waldman, Ishmael Reed, Gregory Corso, Lyn Lifshin, Ted Berrigan, Paul Hoover, Jana Harris, Toi Derricotte, Joseph Bruchac, Alice Notley, Warren Woessner, Robert Phillips, Hal Sirowitz, Theodore Weiss, Alicia Ostriker, Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Stanley H. Barkan, Michael Weaver, Molly Peacock and Richard Kostelanetz.




The series is held at the Montclair Public Library Auditorium. All readings are free and open to the public and begin at 7 pm. Time allowing, an open reading will follow the featured poets' readings.

Location: Montclair Public Library (Auditorium), 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ
For information, contact the library at 973-744- 0500