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Festival of Features


Throughout the week many poets and writers will be featured at venues in the area.
 
On Monday, April 15, the weekly Poetic Vibe open mic, hosted by D. Colin, at the Troy Kitchen will feature local poet Kareem Ture.
 
The annual “Word Fest Night of Features” will take place at the Hudson River Coffee House on Quail Street in Albany on Monday, April 15. This event is an evening of poetry and prose featuring regional poets and writers Avery StempelKaren FabianeLuis Pabon, and Danielle Pouliot.
 
On Tuesday, April 16, the Brass Tacks series will feature a very special performance from Connecticut poet Influence followed by an open mic.
 
The 7th edition of Up The River, Albany Poets poetry journal, launches with a reading from a select group of contributors on Wednesday, April 17, at Restaurant Navona on New Scotland Avenue in Albany.
 
Caroline Bardwell will be the featured reader on Thursday, April 18, at the Third Thursday Poetry Night, hosted by Dan Wilcox, at the Social Justice Center on Central Avenue. There will be an opportunity before and after the feature for poets to step up to the mic and share their work.

Earlier Event: April 15
Word Fest Night of Features
Later Event: April 15
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