Karen Fabiane

Poet Karen Fabiane will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, June 16 at 7:30PM.

Karen Fabiane has been writing and performing poetry for more than 40 years. She has published since 1976 in such small press journals as Home Planet News, Misfit, Momoware, Newsletter Inago, New Voices, and others and in anthologies released by Bright Hill Press, which also published her book, Dancing Bears, in 2011; a 2nd book, Seeing You Again, was published by Grey Book Press in 2014.


A reading by a local or regional poet is held each Third Thursday at the Social Justice Center. The event includes an open mic for audience members to read. Sign-up starts at 7:00PM, with the reading beginning at 7:30. The host of the readings is Albany poet and photographer Dan Wilcox. The suggested donation is $3.00, which helps support this and other poetry programs of the Poetry Motel Foundation, and the work of the Social Justice Center. For more information about this event contact Dan Wilcox, 518-482-0262 or dwlcx@earthlink.net.

The Social Justice Center, founded in 1981, is a non-profit organization working for progressive social change through education, community building and collective action. The center advances the struggles against racism and for peace and justice. For further information about the SJC call 518-434-4037.