Thursday, September 27, 2007
Dan Vera at Shirlington Busboys October 1
The reading starts at 8:00 pm, but come early for dinner or a drink and make it a festive occasion. Busboys and Poets, 4251 S. Campbell Ave., Arlington, VA. (Directions at http://www.busboysandpoets.com/.)
Dan Vera is managing editor of the gay culture journal White Crane, founder of Brookland Area Writers & Artists, cofounder of Vrzhu Poetry Press, and a member of the Triangle Artists Group. He has studied history, anthropology, theology, and justice & peace studies at Southwestern University and Iliff School of Theology in Denver. His work has been published in DC Poets Against The War: An Anthology, Delaware Poetry Review, Beltway Poetry Quarterly, Konch, Shaping Sanctuary, Red Wheelbarrow, and Raddish. His poetry has appeared on Pacifica Radio’s nationally broadcast Peace Watch program. He lives in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington, DC with his partner Peter and their operatic dog Roofus.