Sunday Salon At Sonia
"Sunday Salon at Sonia." September 10, 3-6 pm An afternoon of musicians, poets, writers and more. Intermission includes refreshments and author book signings. Proceeds benefit the Boston National Poetry Month Festival. Participants include:
Beth Bahia Cohen (A master of bowed instruments from around the world, she has performed with Led Zeppelin, Itzhak Perelman, and Phillip Glass)
Kirk Etherton * (Songwriter, poet, visual artist, free diver, etc., Kirk was recently featured on WGBH's "All Things Considered.")
Boyah J. Farah (Somalian refugee-turned-writer, his work has been featured in The Guardian, Salon, National Public Radio, and elsewhere.)
Richard Hoffman (Memoirist, fiction writer and poet, Richard teaches at Emerson and is former Chair of PEN New England.)
Lucy Holstedt * (Berklee professor and leader of the Women Musicians Network concert; Lucy is also a poet, composer, and performer.)
Thea Hopkins (An award-winning Americana singer-songwriter-guitarist, her song "Jesus is on the wire" was recorded by Peter, Paul & Mary.)
Daniel Hudon (University lecturer in Astronomy and Mathematics, his latest book is "Brief Eulogies for Lost Animals: An Extinction Reader." )
Julian Meservey (A gifted acoustic and electric guitarist, Julian is a graduate of Cornell and will enter Berklee this Fall.
(Prolific creator of original and enduring things--from poetry and graphic design to clothing. She is currently at M.I.T.)
- On the board of the Boston National Poetry Month Festival.