The Poets Speak Loud open mic series returns to McGeary’s on Monday, March 30, with featured poet Barbara Ungar.
Barbara Ungar has published four books of poetry, most recently Immortal Medusa and Charlotte Brontë, You Ruined My Life, which both won the Hilary Tham competition from The Word Works. Her prior books are Thrift and The Origin of the Milky Way, which won the Gival Press Poetry Award, a silver Independent Publishers award, a Hoffer award, and the Adirondack Center for Writing poetry award. She has published poems in Salmagundi, Rattle, Chronogram, The Nervous Breakdown, and many others. A professor of English at the College of Saint Rose in Albany, she directs their new MFA program.
Poets Speak Loud is Albany Poets’ long-running monthly open mic for poetry and spoken word with a featured poet hosted by local poet Mary Panza at McGeary’s (4 Clinton Square) in downtown Albany on the last Monday of each and every month.
Sign-up for the open mic is 7:00pm, we start around 8pm.
4 Clinton Square