Lâle Davidson

Third Thursday Poetry Night with Featured Reader Lâle Davidson

Poet & novelist Lâle Davidson will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, December 15, 2022 at 7:30PM, with an open mic for community poets.

Lâle Davidson teaches creative writing at SUNY Adirondack and does her best to fight climate change. Her stories have appeared in The North American Review, Big Lucks, and The Collagist, among others. Her novel Against the Grain, published this year by Red Penguin Books, is described as “an environmental novel with a mystical twist.”

The reading will include the traditional Holiday visit from Sanity Clause with a gift of poetry for all who read in the open mic.

A reading by a local or regional poet is held each Third Thursday at the Social Justice Center.  The event includes an open mic for audience members to read.  Sign-up starts at 7:00PM, with the reading beginning at 7:30.  The host of the readings is Albany poet and photographer Dan Wilcox.  The suggested donation is $5.00, which helps support this and other poetry programs of the Poetry Motel Foundation, and the work of the Social Justice Center.  For more information about this event contact Dan Wilcox, 518-482-0262; e-mail: dwlcx46@gmail.com

The Social Justice Center, founded in 1981, is a non-profit organization working for progressive social change through education, community building and collective action.  The center advances the struggles against racism and for peace and justice.  For further information about the SJC call 518-434-4037.


Dec 15 2022


7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Social Justice Center
33 Central Ave., Albany, NY US
Dan Wilcox


Dan Wilcox

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