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MER Spring 2015 Events

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15 MER 13 coverMom Egg Review Spring Events Calendar

Sun. March 29 Berkshire Festival of Women Writers Book Expo

Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1 West St. Pittsfield MA 1-5 PM
We’ll be sharing a table with Four Way Books. If you’re at the Book Expo, come by and say hi.

Sunday, April 26 Mom Egg Review Lucky 13 Launch

The Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St., NYC, Doors at 6 PM
Please join us to celebrate the launch of our 13th issue, which features strong, varied work and a portfolio of poems on the theme of Compassionate Action, curated by Jennifer Jean. Poets, fiction and non-fiction writers, and artists who contributed to Vol. 13 will share their work. More info here:

Saturday, May 2 Mass Poetry Festival, Salem, MA

MER Editors’ Workshops and Panels at this wonderful poetry festival:

Generative Workshops with MER Editor Marjorie Tesser
Our Mothers’ Stories
Working Hard or Hardly Working: Poems About Work
Space in workshops is limited so sign up early.

Panels with Guest Editor Jennifer Jean
Getting It Done, about writing when you’re really, really busy.
The State of Poetry with Denise Duhamel and more.

Sunday, May 3 Mom Egg Review Meet-up At Mass Poetry

Meet up with a great group of MER editors, contributors, and community for coffee and conversation. More info soon.

Wednesday, May 6 Mom Egg Review Reading at the Barnes & Noble Bookfair

Upper West Side Barnes & Noble located at 2289 Broadway @ 82nd St., 7-9 PM
MER writers will read from their work about mothering. This is a fundraiser for the Museum of Motherhood. Please see this link for more details.

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