You are cordially invited to a poetry reading by our own David Yezzi (and others)--and you are even more cordially invited to buy his new book.

Yorkville Poetry Reading Series

Phil Hughes Bar

1682 First Avenue at 88th Street

Parnassus: Past & Present


John Foy

Melissa Monroe

David Yezzi

Introduced by Herb Leibowitz

Sunday, December 18

7:30 pm

$6 cover gets you a free drink at the bar

John Foy’s first book of poems, Techne’s Clearinghouse, was published this year by Zoo Press. His poetry has appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, The New Criterion, Parnassus Poetry in Review and many other publications. He is the Managing Editor of Global High Yield Research at Bear Stearns, in New York.

Melissa Monroe has a background in linguistics. She teaches writing for social scientists at the New School for Social Research.

David Yezzi is the author of The Hidden Model, a book of poems. A former associate editor of Parnassus: Poetry in Review, he is executive editor of The New Criterion.