The Live from the Living Room series hosted by Don Levy at The Pride Center continues on Wednesday, December 12 with featured poet Emily Gonzalez.
Live From The Living Room, a featured poetry reading/open mic is always held the 2nd Wednseday of the month at The Pride Center, 322 Hudson Ave, Albany, NY. The next reading is December 12th featuring Emily Gonzalez. Sign up is at 7, start 7:30. Hosted by Don Levy with $2.00 suggested donation. This is a straight friendly event.
Emily Gonzalez recently returned to the area from a move to New York City, but has been a part of the Albany poetry community for many years, beginning as host of The Poet’s Say, a monthly poetry open mic in Albany that began as a small poetry discussion group at Borders Books and Music. She has been a featured poet at The School of Night at Valentine’s, Live in the Living Room, Changing Spaces, and The Lark Street Book Shop open mics.
Emily was one of the creators and editors of the short-lived Albany Poets publication, OTHER:. She’s had three poems published in Albany’s alternative weekly newspaper, the Metroland, wrote a monthly article for Suite101.com and has been reading and writing poetry since the age of ten.