IAWA New York City Literary Series March 2019

Three rules of IAWA: Read each other; Write or be Written; Buy our Books; 
and new rule, Review each other!
IAWA’s Literary Readings have moved to the NYPL Mulberry St. Branch
in the heart of Little Italy
Readings are scheduled 2-4 pm
March 23 @ NYPL Mulberry St. 
featuring Italiani per caso, Italians by Chance 
Bernard Block and Rosalie Calabrese
Bernard Block, born and raised in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, hosts the Series “From Whitman to Ginsberg.”  Almost 40 poems have been published in the European literary journal, Levure Littéraire #8, #9 and #12.  His poetry collection Am I My Brother’s Keeper? (Dark Light Publishing) is available on Amazon.
Rosalie Calabrese is a native New Yorker and management consultant for the arts whose poems have appeared in Cosmopolitan, Poetry New Zealand, The New York Times, Critical Sociology, Psychoanalytic Perspectives and many other publications, including anthologies and on the Web. Her sixth chapbook, Remembering Chris was published by Poets Wear Prada.
WHERE: Mulberry Street Public Library
10 Jersey Street, New York, NY
Corner of Mulberry and Prince Streets,
near Lafayette Street, one block south of East Houston Street
Wheelchair accessible
WHEN: 2-4 PM
April 27 @ NYPL Mulberry St. 
Laura Caparotti, Versetto Libero, Free Verse Project
Three Readers, Two Languages
Audience Participation
Hosted by Camilla Trinchieri
May 18 @ NYPL Mulberry St. 
Book Boost x2:
Kathy Curto and Mike Fiorito
June 22 @NYPL Mulberry St. 
Book Boost:
Joe Giordano and Maria Lisella
July 27, 28
IAWA at New York City Poetry Festival
Governor’s Island
Hosted by Peter Marra
June 29@ NYPL Mulberry St. 
Tales of Two Maria’s
Bordighera Book Boost x2:
Maria Terrone and Maria Giura
July 13 @ NYPL Mulberry St. 
Book Boost x2:
Susan Gerardi Bello and 
Marisa Labozzetta, Thieves Never Steal in the Rain. 
September 14 @ NYPL Mulberry St. 
National Translation Month
Romance is in the Air and on Our Lips
Claudia Serea and TBA
October 12 @ NYPL Mulberry St.
Book Boost:
Marisa Frasca, Wild Fennel and TBA
November 9 @ NYPL Mulberry St.
Book Boost:
Barbara Crooker and Maria Mazziotti Gillan
December 14 @ NYPL Mulberry St.
Zoe Trischka and TBA

 IAWA’s Boston Series
 @ I AM Books 189 North Street Boston, MA
Hosted by Authors, Julia Lisella and Jennifer Martelli