Frequency North

Frequency North with Meg Kearney and M. Bartley Seigel

Thursday nights are traditionally the busiest for poetry here in the upstate area. There are generally about four readings or events happening each Thursday. Next Thursday, April 11, is no different with the return of School of Night at the Pearl St. Pub, open mics in Voorhessville, Glens Falls, and Lake Katrine, plus two regular events here …

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Pitchapalooza

Pitchapalooza Returns to Saint Rose, Offering Local Authors a Chance at Book Deal

Last year this event kicked off the Word Fest, this year it is taking place one week early, just missing our annual event. Pitchapalooza is a great concept and opportunity for authors to pitch their book idea. At the end of the day the winner will get introduced to an agent or publisher. Here is more information from Saint …

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Frequency North

Frequency North Featuring Melissa Febos and Eduardo C. Corral

The Frequency North Writers Series continues next week, November 15, at The College of Saint Rose featuring readings by former dominatrix-turned-author Melissa Febos and prize-winning young poet Eduardo C. Corral. Melissa Febos is the author of the critically acclaimed memoir, Whip Smart: The True Story of a Secret Life (St. Martin’s Press 2010), which Kirkus Reviews said “expertly captures grace within depravity.” Among …

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Anne Trubek

Frequency North’s National Day on Writing Featuring Anne Trubeck

The Frequency North series continues this coming Thursday evening at The College of Saint Rose. The evenings featured reader is Anne Trubeck, under the umbrella of the “National Day on Writing”. Host Daniel Nester says that “Anne is a super-great writer, has a book on the history/death of handwriting coming out from Bloomsbury next year, and has written …

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Daniel Nester

Frequency North’s Eighth Season Kicks Off This Thursday, September 20

Things like this do not happen very often, but there are three big poetry readings happening on Thursday, September 20 here in Albany. Dan Wilcox has Cara Benson as the featured poet at the Third Thursday Poetry Open Mic at the Social Justice Center. The NYS Writers Institute is having a reading with Alison Lurie, …

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Daniel Nester

The 2012-2013 Frequency North Reading Series Line-Up

Our very good friend (and Nitty Gritty DJ) Daniel Nester just announced the schedule for the upcoming Frequency North Reading Series 2012 – 2013 season. Again this year, Daniel has pulled together an amazing list of talented writers to come speak at Saint Rose. Frequency North, the visiting writers reading series at The College of Saint Rose, returns with …

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