Category Archives: Poetry

Next Reading Series Installment :: July 28

 Revolving Door Reading Series Presents:      Pre-Release Party! ACM50 is coming soon! Come help us raise awareness! Copies of ACM49 & Pre-Orders of ACM50 will be available for sale ___________________________________________________   Wednesday :: July 28, 2010 :: 9p.m.-1a.m.   … Continue reading

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Next Reading Series Installment :: June 16

The Revolving Door Reading Series —A monthly series of poetry and cultural musings @ Red Kiva, 1108 W. Randolph / Open mic: 7:30PM / Features: 8PM Wednesday, June 16 Michael Bernstein is the author of the chapbooks cinderbook (Gold Wake Press, 2009), … Continue reading

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Bring Your Own Beats!: Chicago Art Scene This Week

If you’re thinking of traipsing around the streets of Chicago this week, here are a few hip happenings you can find yourself stumbling into! Book Release Party for John Franklin Dandridge’s Further Down Rd. Monday, May 10th @ 8:00PM Tonic … Continue reading

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POETRY Animated: “Incision” by Jillian Weise

Last year the Poetry Foundation introduced its second season of POETRY EVERYWHERE which featured 22 animated films created by student filmmakers at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. Film students created animated interpretations of today’s contemporary poets including Martin Espada, … Continue reading

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Fast Geek Press Releases “Further Down Rd.” by Chicago Poet John Franklin Dandridge

Small book and cassette tape label, Fast Geek Press would like to announce the release of John Franklin Dandridge’s new collection of poems Further Down Rd, an examination of an artist’s relationships, rivalries and exaggerated perception of the future painted on the geographical canvas … Continue reading

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MayDay: BYOB Poetry & Performance Salon

I’ve just been introduced to something wonderful and I must share it with all of you! Each 1st Saturday of the month a small group of artists, poets, and performers gather for a potluck/byob to share poems, songs, art, and … Continue reading

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April Videos :: Carina Gia Farrero & Erin Teegarden

This past month we featured Carina Gia Farrero and Erin Teegarden. Two fabulous female poets helped celebrate National Poetry Month at Revolving Door. Check out the videos!

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Next Reading Series Installment :: April 21

The Revolving Door Reading Series —A monthly series of poetry and cultural musings at Red Kiva, 1108 W. Randolph / Open mic @ 7:30PM / Features @ 8PM Wednesday, April 21 Carina Gia Farrero, writer and interdisciplinary performer, received her … Continue reading

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Great Poetry E-Book Free-For-All

.  Announcing: the sixth annual: Great Poetry E-Book Free-For-All   The mission of the Poetry Super Highway is to expose as many people to as many other people’s poetry as possible. ..What? A crazy project in which your poetry e-books … Continue reading

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Next Reading Series InStallment:: March 17

The Revolving Door Reading Series —A monthly series of poetry and cultural musings at Red Kiva, 1108 W. Randolph / Open mic @ 7:30PM / Features @ 8PM Wednesday, March 17  Jacob S. Knabb’s double-life as an editor of Another … Continue reading

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