May 5th Slam! Poetry featuring Tony Brown


Get your poems ready for our May Slam Poetry Event!

On Wednesday, May 5th, The Field Library in Peekskill is proud to present slam poetry legend, Tony Brown.

Tony Brown has been writing poetry for over thirty years. He has
released thirteen chapbooks and (as part of the performance poetry/
bass and guitar duo “Duende”) 2 CDs. He is an active member of the
Worcester, MA and national Slam Family poetry communities.

He will hold a series of workshops and performances at Peekskill’s Middle and High schools with a culminating public performance and open mike, for all ages at 3:30 p.m. in the Field Library. Refreshments and pizza will be served.

Tony Brown is visiting Westchester at the invitation of Eric “ZORK” Alan, the host of Poetry Slams at the White Plains Public Library and the Yonkers Public Library.

Tony Brown’s Poetry can be found at

One and all are welcome to attend and PARTICIPATE, and refreshments will be served.

The Field Library is wheelchair-accessible, and is located at 4 Nelson Avenue, Peekskill, NY. For more information, please contact Nancy Lee Lewis, Teen Librarian at 914.737.4390 or


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s