Archives for June 2011

Dig Deep: Issue IX is here!

The LGBT Issue In honor of LGBT Pride month, this quarter’s installment of Dig Deep features LGBT writers from our workshops at New Alternatives, SAGE and WPA, with guest contributors Eileen Myles, Joan Larkin, Gerry Gomez Pearlberg and Charles Geer Austin. With themes ranging from love and death to God and dreams, this issue paints a picture of the diversity of […]

LGBT Writing Aloud Made NYWC Proud!

NYWC’s month-long Pride Celebration culminated with a special intergenerational LGBT Writing Aloud. The event was hosted by poet and NYWC workshop leader Tamiko Beyer and held at The Center, the place to be in NYC during Gay Pride Month. It was an amazing and unique opportunity to hear several generations of extremely talented LGBT writers, […]

NYWC’s Alex Samets talks about her work at SAGE

This June, we at NYWC are honoring the LGBT community’s contribution to literature as part of Pride Month. In addition to a reading, a chapbook, and a special installment of our online literary journal Dig Deep, we are excited to share this essay by NYWC workshop leader Alex Samets, where she explores the power of […]

Writing Aloud Celebrates Pride Month June 23rd!

Join us for a unique inter-generational reading sponsored by SAGE, pairing LGBT elders with homeless LGBT youth, curated by queer poet and NYWC workshop leader Tamiko Beyer (bough breaks) and featuring poet R.Erica Doyle. Thursday, June  23, 2011 The Center 208 W 13th St 7: 00 pm Free! R. Erica Doyle’s poetry and fiction have […]