All poets are welcome to participate - having 60035 as your zip code is not a requirement
Jacqueline Nicole Harris Reading & Open-Mic Saturday, May 20 8:00 p.m. Madame ZuZu's 582 Roger Williams Avenue Just Announced - Judith M K Kaufman is Guest Host
Highland Park Poetry is thrilled to bring back our 2016 Poetry Pentathlon North Shore Edition Champion, Jacqueline Nicole Harris, as our featured reader. Harris is a self-published poet and author from North Chicago. She has witnessed and participated in open-mics and poetry slam in Milwaukee, Chicago, and elsewhere. Her latest poetry collection, On Life, is available on Amazon.com.
Open-mic begins immediately follows. Poets may bring up to 6 poems to share. All are welcome to enjoy the word magic in the funky vibe of Madame ZuZu's.
Jacqueline Nicole Harris, Poet
Deadline - Wednesday, May 31
For Summer 2017 Muses' Gallery
Highland Park Poetry is now accepting poetry AND photography submissions for our Summer 2017 Muses’ Gallery. Let your verses take flight as the theme is BIRDS. Please email poems as .doc attachments or as text in the body of an email email@example.com. Poems may not exceed 30 lines and shorter poems are preferred. Photos should be sent as .jpg files.
Barbara Thurlow, Photographer
Poetry Today - Past Episodes
April 2017 - HPHS Focus on the Arts
March 2017 - TRAVEL Poetry on Poetry Today!
November 2016 - Jacqueline Harris on Poetry Today!
October 2016 - Lennart Lundh on Poetry Today!
September 2016 - Al DeGenova on Poetry Today!
Technical difficulties during taping of this episode leave the screen blank for about three minutes; however, have faith - the audio continues just fine and the interview goes on.
August 2016 - Terry Loncaric on Poetry Today!
July 2016 - Jenene Ravesloot & Tom Roby on Poetry Today!
June 2016 - Bill Yarrow on Poetry Today!
May 2016 - Curt Vevang on Poetry Today!
April 2016 - Michelle Brinckerhoff on Poetry Today!
March 2016 - Michael F. Latza on Poetry Today!
January 2016 - Herb Berman & Lois Barr on Poetry Today!
December 2015 - Kate Hutchinson & Marjorie Skelly on Poetry Today!
November 2015 - Marcia Pradzinski on Poetry Today!
September 2015 - Jan Bottiglieri on Poetry Today!
August 2015 - Sandra Marchetti on Poetry Today!
July 2015 - Lois Barr & Karin Gordon talk Flash Fiction on Poetry Today!
June 2015 - Sister Cities Foundation Poetry & Prose Exchange on Poetry Today!
May 2015 - Poetry Today with 2014 Pentathlon Champ Don Shearn
April 2015 - Poetry Today features Susan T. Moss
March 2015 Spreading the Word with Debra Bruce & Jennifer Dotson
February 2015 - June Sawyers & Gail Goepfert
January 2015 - James Reiss and "The Novel"
Poetry Today Interview with Wendy Anderson, Nov. 2014
Poetry Today with Beatriz Badikian-Gartler & Josh Corey, Oct. 2014
Poetry Today with Charlotte Digregorio & Lois Baer Barr, Sep. 2014
Writing Groups on "Poetry Today" with Lois Barr & Friends
June 2014 Poetry Today featuring Pamela Miller
May 2014 Poetry Today featuring Joseph Kuhn Carey
April 2014 Poetry Today Program for Comcast 10
"Wrestling The Manuscript" panel discussion from April 2015