Video: Max Wheat at November Coffeehouse

November 23, 2009 at 8:29 pm Leave a comment

Max Wheat says, “Students can write poetry that is literature.” This short excerpt is from a presentation at PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse in Long Island, New York. Maxwell Corydon Wheat, Jr. — who was Poet Laureate of Nassau County from 2007-9 — reads a poem by student Halle Gumpel. Halle is one of the many students published in the book “Young Voices: An Anthology of Poetry by Nassau County Students”, edited by Judy Turek, presented by Maxwell Corydon Wheat, Jr., and published by Allbook Books.

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***2017***

Fri. June 2
8pm
John Myles
Walter Sargent
PLUS
Open Time.
*
Fri, May 7
8pm
George Mann
PLUS
Open Mic
*
Fri. April 7
8pm
Ken "The Rocket" Korb
and Jesse Pagano (blues)
PLUS
Open Mic
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8pm
PS Coffeehouse
Pete Mancini,
Gary Ivan,
Open Mic
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Fri. Feb 3rd
8pm
PS Coffeehouse
Eli Maniscalco
and
Tom Ryan
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PS Coffeehouse
Jazz with Jimi Durso and
Billionaire Brian
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Fri. December 2, 2016
Keith Simmons; Beaumont Tamchin; and Andy Greenhouse
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November 2016
Fri, November 4,, 2016
8pm
Bob Westcott and Dud Music
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Church of Comedy

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