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Root and Press Poetry Extravaganza!

December 30, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for the open mic then our feature, the amazing Paul Szlosek.

Doors open at 530pm. Kitchen will be open.

Sign up for the open mic at jfjr6969@gmail.com

Paul Szlosek is a poet residing in Worcester, Massachusetts, and was co-founder and co-host of both The Poet’s Parlor and The Poetorium at Starlite Featured Poetry Open Mic & Reading Series in the nearby town of Southbridge. A past recipient of the Jacob Knight Award for Poetry and third place winner of the Worcester County Poetry Association’s 2020 Frank O’Hara Poetry Prize, his poems have appeared in numerous publications both online and in print including the Worcester ReviewWorcester MagazineSaharaRadiusConcrete WolfSikwormStar*LineDiner, and We Are BEAT: National Beat Poetry Foundation Anthology. Paul’s probably best known in the Worcester poetry community for his fanatical obsession with obscure poetry forms, and has invented his own including the ziggurat, the streetbeatina, the hodgenelle, and the singsangsong which he shares on his blog Paul’s Poetry Playground @ https://playground.poetry.blog.


December 30, 2021
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Joe Fusco Jr.


Root and Press LLC
623 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA 01602 United States
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