Thursday, January 5, 2012
DDAY at the Bowery presents Les Demoiselles D'Avignon
THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2012
BOWERY POETRY CLUB
308 BOWERY (bet. Houston & Bleecker)
POETRY, PERFORMANCES, & MORE!
HOSTED BY BIG MIKE
PRODUCED BY BIG MIKE, FAUX MAUX & PUMA PERL
CYNDI DAWSON - International Word Rocker and front woman/co-founder for the post/punk, indefinable rock band “The Cynz”, she is constantly writing and recording new material with the group. The Cynz can be found performing at the Delancey, R-B, and many other metropolitan area venues.
The great Henry Seiz of the Cynz will accompany Cyndi on guitar!
Cyndi Dawson is also the author of 'Outside Girl', released July, 2010 by Poets Wear Prada Press. Her poetry has been published in over 50 anthologies & publications, and she has performed both in the United States and abroad. More about Cyndi Dawson and the Cynz here: http://www.reverbnation.com/thecynz and http://www.reverbnation.com/cyndidawsonwordrocker
T. C. GARDSTEIN - T.C. is a writer, copyeditrix, artist, southpaw, and native New Yorker who makes her home in Brooklyn. Her first novel, Circuit, is available on Xlibris.com and Amazon. T.C.'s erotic poetry has appeared on cleansheets.com. She was the best-selling author on the recently defunct Paper Bag Press with her two erotica eBooks, Sandwich Fillingand The Poetry Prostitute (also published as an audio book). Her poetry will be published by First Literary Review-Eastthis month and in March. Her anti-horoscope astrology website is http://pluto-rising-astrology.blogspot.com/. T.C. has given featured reading performances at such NYC venues as Galapagos, Madame X, Cornelia St. Café, Yippie Cafe, and Ding Dong Lounge.
ZOE HANSEN - At the age of 17, Zoe escaped her comfortable upbringing in London, England and, landed in NYC in 1984, where she became a hair and make-up artist for downtown celebrities and musicians. Her first published short story was for the highly acclaimed anthology Ho’s Hookers Call Girls and Rent Boys and she was recently included in the Unbearable’s Big Book of Sex. She is working on a novel about love, sex & NYC. and is the producer of a new reality show “Housewives of the East Village” (in the works). Zoe is an unabashed lover of filth and the written word, likes to talk to the dead, and strives for purity. She still resides in the East Village with her family. For more info, please visithttp://www.lzhansen.com/.
PUMA PERL –Poet/Writer/Performance Artist/Producer/Curator and co-creator of DDAY Productions and this event - author of the full length collection"knuckle tattoos," the award winning chapbook "Belinda and Her Friends," widely published in journals and anthologies, internationally!
BIG MIKE is the author of 2 books, 81 Pounds and Sibling Rivalry and appears in the anthology One Millimeter, all published by Pretty Pollution Press. Big Mike is known for his performance art and was awarded Best Neptune in the 2004 Mermaid Parade in Coney Island.
$6 AT THE DOOR BUYS YOU A GOSHDARNED GOOD TIME!
3 MINUTE OPEN MIC - SIGN-UP AT 7:45
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PHOTO BY JODI LYNN CONCEPCION