I'm a little late to the game but I just donated a piece to Domes for Haiti. There is an art auction April 29 8-11 p.m. at Sugarland. Sugarland is located at 221 n9th St btwn Roebling and Driggs. I won't be able to attend as I have the consumption, but please attend and help out a great cause.
Eric Nelson, who wrote The Silk City Series will be doing a few readings this and next week. One here in the city,one In Philly, and one in MD. Details below.
April 30: Mr. Beller's Neighborhood reading series at Happy Ending Lounge 302 Broome Street 6pm
May 1 Philadelphia, PA with the Broadset Collective and Mike Lala @ Wooden Shoe Books
May 9: Baltimore, MD with Gus Iversen, Andria Alefhi, Cassie J. Sneider and Mike Lala
Check the Knickerbocker Circus blog for exact dates, times and locations.
And speaking of Mike Lala. He sent these amazing poems which I printed out and gushed over. Not that way! Cheers Mike! (Note: There may or may not have been some harassment on my part in order to get them.)