Yes, Reading!, Fall 2009

Very busy week of poetry ahead of us here in Albany.  Yes, Reading! is starting its Fall 2009 season this coming Friday, September 11. 

Dear friends of YES, READING! :

Our first event will take place on September 11 at the Social Justice Center (33 Central Avenue in Albany), and will feature visiting poets Paige Ackerson-Kiely and Kate Greenstreet.

The reading will begin at 7 o’clock, but please come 15 minutes early to hang out and graze on some goodies.

For more information about the readers, including short poems, please visit our new website:, which will be updated every two weeks with new information about the next Yes! event.

Here is the schedule for Fall 2009:

  • September 11: Paige Ackerson-Kiely & Kate Greenstreet
  • September 25: Natalie Knight & Christophe Casamassima
  • October 9: Jono Tosch & Jessica Fjeld
  • October 10: Science Fiction Marathon Reading, with Adam Golaski, Greg Purcell, Josh Potter, and other readers TBA, location TBA
  • October 23: James Belflower & Christian Peet w/ Elena Georgiou
  • November 7 (Saturday): Chris Tonelli & Janaka Stucky
  • November 20: Jonas Williams & Matvei Yankelovich