Sylvia Barnard

Don Levy is hosting another edition of Live From The Living Room on Wednesday, October 10 at the Pride Center. This month the featured poet is one of the great professors who come out to the local poetry readings and open mics, Sylvia Barnard.

Sylvia taught the classics and Latin literature in Latin & in translation at University at Albany for 40 years and has been active in the peace community since coming to Albany.  She has been the featured poet at Poets in the Park, Third Thursday Poetry Night at the Social Justice Center, and at the Readings Against the End of the World hosted by Tom Nattell. She is also a regular face at many of the Albany area open mics and the Albany Word Fest.

Here is the announcement from host Don Levy himself:

Live From The Living Room, a featured reading with an open mic afterwords, is held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month @ The Pride Center, 322 Hudson Ave. Next reading is October 10th with Sylvia Barnard. Sign up is at 7 pm, reading starts at 7:30. A suggested donation is $2.00 and the event hosted by Don Levy. THIS IS A STRAIGHT-FRIENDLY EVENT.