Author Archives: Shira Dentz

Albany Book Festival

The first ever Albany Book Festival is happening Saturday, September 29, 2018, 10AM—4PM at the University of Albany, Campus Center, 1400 Washington Ave., Albany. I will have a table there with books to sell, and look forward to seeing many … Continue reading

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This Wednesday, 9/26/18, at Marist College

I will be reading from my work on Wednesday, September 26, 6:00pm, in the Henry Hudson Room in Fontaine Hall at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY. Hosted by Dr. Lea Graham and the Marist English Department, this event is free … Continue reading

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Reading in Kingston, NY, on Saturday, 9/8

“SPOKEN WORD” Where actors, poets and writers read Shira Dentz Susan Lewis Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Catskills 320 Sawkill Road, Kingston, NY Series Founder and Host: Annie LaBarge Saturday, September 8, 7:00 pm $5 suggested donation Shira Dentz is … Continue reading

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On Verse Daily!

“The way a drop,” a poem from my new book, how do i net thee, on Verse Daily!

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Posit 18 up!

Greetings, and happy summer! We’re delighted to announce the newest issue of Posit, featuring brand-new poetry and prose by Devon Balwit & Jeff Whitney, Laynie Browne, Shira Dentz, Ravitte Kentwortz, Rusty Morrison, Ryan Nowlin, Kwame Opoku-Duku, Jennifer Pilch, Jessica Lee … Continue reading

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New Poems!

3 Poems at Dispatches, Poetry Wars, June 2018 update:

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A series of June readings!

Friday, June 22 @7PM in The Silo Series at The Word Barn in Exeter, NH Tuesday, June 26 @6:30PM  at Pete’s Candy Shop in Brooklyn, NY Thursday, June 28 @6PM at The Book House at Stuyvesant Plaza in Albany, NY … Continue reading

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J’S Theater: Poems: Shira Dentz & Robert Hayden

by John Keene I first saw some of Claude Monet‘s (1840-1926) “Waterlilies” paintings on a school trip to the Art Institute of Chicago when I was junior high school. The trip was memorable–and I have written about it, in condensed form, … Continue reading

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Bath House Journal Issue 18 launch: V I S C E R A

wayne koestenbaum    eric sneathen    anaïs duplan patricia no    tracie morris    ariel goldberg daisy atterbury    andrea brady    kelly hoffer zan de parry    shira dentz    karmyn valentine adam tedesco    dina no    amie zimmerman bree gant        david kuhnlein  

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A broadside of “scale” now available

Scale by Shira Dentz $20.00 Regular Scale by Shira Dentz is a concrete poem that presents the letters S C A L E in a centered grid. This broadside is letterpress printed on White “Flurry” paper in an edition of … Continue reading

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