Charlie Rossiter

Poet Charlie Rossiter, founding member of the poetry performance group “3 Guys from Albany”, has returned to the Northeast and will read from his work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 7:30PM.

Charlie Rossiter produced the Poetry Motel cable TV program back in the ‘90s when he lived in Delmar. He currently hosts the podcast series at www.poetryspokenhere.com and, after a stint in the Midwest, has just moved to Bennington, VT.

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.