Writebloody Publishing Poetry Showcase
- Coming this month! Writebloody Publishing Poetry Showcase with Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz, Derrick Brown, and "Mighty" Mike McGee.
Join us for a showcase of Writebloody, whose incendiary writers, DIY ethos, and books designed by painters, photographers and rock album designers led Filter Magazine to describe it as "quickly becoming the number one indie press on the market."
Thursday, April 15th at 7:30PM
Saint Joseph's Auditorium
985 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY
Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz is the author of the nonfiction book, Words in Your Face: A Guided Tour Through Twenty Years of the New York City Poetry Slam, as well as five books of poetry, most recently Everything is Everything. She is founder of the NYC-Urbana slam team.
Founder and publisher of Writebloody, Derrick Brown, a former paratrooper for the 82nd Airborne, gondolier, magician, and fired weatherman, has performed internationally and opened for bands Cold War Kids, The White Stripes, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah. His moving show incorporates spoken word, minimalist music, and sound effects.
"Mighty" Mike McGee is spoken word artist/writer/performer/speaker/slam poet/ comic who has performed all over North America. Winner of Individual World Poetry Slam and National Poetry Slam Individual Grand Championships. his "stand-up poetry" has been written about in Writer's Digest, and featured on NPR, HBO and CBC.
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