Nov 15, 2009

So many plans..

Our very own OTR Field trip!

Friday, December 4, 2009
Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
The Morgan Library & Museum 225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street New York, NY 10016
Description:
Blake's engravings are on exhibition and it would be awesome to go and check them out if you haven't already. We were all kind of interested in this - so we thought we'd make it a group event.

http://www.themorgan.org/exhibitions/exhibition.asp?id=23


If you want to see some of the things you'll encounter - as well as tidbits about Blake - go to the best archive EVER for Blake's work:

http://www.blakearchive.org/blake/


This is going to be an evening trip so we're still deciding where to have lunch and all of that fluff. We'll change the details as they roll in - feel free to contribute ideas!

The cost is $8 for admission but we're seeing if we can defray that somehow. This is advance notice- so put some quarters in a jar for now!

any questions: olivetreereview [at] gmail.com
Feel free to invite any friends to come along- we'll meet at Thomas Hunter 212 and all go over together.

This is in place of normal Friday evening workshops/open-mic- so plan accordingly!

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This week - Wednesday.
I want to have a delicious brunch and then go to the zoo and maybe write or sketch... but also:

@ poet's house - 10 River Terrace>>
SUBWAY Take the 1, 2, 3, A or C lines to Chambers Street Station. Walk west along Chambers and take a left at River Terrace

Wednesday, November 18, 7:00pm
500 Years of Latin American Poetry
with Mónica de la Torre, LaTasha Nevada Diggs, Michelle Gil-Montero, Bob Holman, Simon Pettet, Rodrigo Toscano, Cecilia Vicuña & Molly Weigel
Introduced by Cecilia Vicuña

Cecilia Vicuña, co-editor of The Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry: A Bilingual Anthology, introduces an evening of acclaimed poets reading 500 years of Latin America poetry, from the oral poetries of the Guaraní and Tzotzil women to César Vallejo and Carlos Drummond de Andrade.

$10, $7 for students and seniors, Free to Poets House Members
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