Anti-RNC Reading(NY)/Brazilian Techno&Poetry (London)
Hello Everyone: Rattapallax is sponsoring two events this week.
DEMO: A demonstration in words. A poetry reading on the RNC,
and the crisis in Iraq. Wednesday, September 1, 2004 at 8pm. St.
Church, 131 E. 10th St. & 2nd Ave., New York City. Free. Featuring
Sanchez, Grace Paley, Carl Hancock Rux, Sapphire, Katha Pollitt, Mark
Anne Waldman, Cornelius Eady, Vijay Seshadri, Hal Sirowitz, Bob
Eileen Myles, Marie Ponsot, Robert Polito, John Yau, Rodrigo Toscano,
Mirakove, Greg Fuchs, Anselm Berrigan, Laura Elrick, Bruce Andrews,
Engel, Zero Boy, John Coletti & Kristin Prevallet. Hosted by Jen
Ram Devineni. http://www.rattapallax.com/protest.htm
The reading was featured on the front page of the City Section of the
York Times and several other publications. To read the article, go to:
Event is sponsored by Rattapallax, Poetry Project & Issue Project
There are poets for peace events before and after the Demo reading at
Rattapallax Poetry Reading and Brazilian Party. Sept. 5, 2004 at 7
Club, 1st floor, 68 Notting Hill Gate, London W11. Tube: Notting Hill
Admissions: £3. Featuring Roger Robinson, Pascale Petit, Cristobal
Jacob Sam La Rose, vocalist Heidi and others. Hosted by Rajesh
& Ram Devineni. Film presentation by Casagrande, Caraballo-Farman &
DJs and Brazilian music. Proceeds benefit ABC: Action for Brazils
Co-sponsored with Jungle Drums magazine.
Hope you can attend either of them. More info at