Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Yuyutsu's Cleveland Readings-- 18 and 19 November

Thursday, November 19th at 7 p.m.

Mac's is pleased to welcome back two friends.
Yuyutsu Sharma is a Nepalese poet and writer who travels the globe when he is not at home in Nepal writing, publishing and distributing books. He last read at Mac's in March, 2008. Since then he has published Annapurnas and Stains of Blood: Life Travels and Writing on a Page of Snow(Nirala Publications, New Delhi) and Space Cake,Amsterdam and Other Poems from Europe and America (Howling Dog Press).
Yuyutsu has also translated and edited several volumes of Nepali poetry. He is the author of The Way to Everest, an exquisite collaboration with photographer Andreas Stimm. Sucheta Das Gupta from the Himalayan Times said this about Yuyutsu's poems: "The poems are shining jewels of passion, energy and splendid craft, redolent with vivid, dreamlike visual imagery, strengthened by realistic observation and powered by strong male eroticism."
Some of our long time customers may remember Celeste McCarty who worked at Mac's in the early 1990's. She is an artist living in San Francisco. She developed a reputation for her unique and colorful postcard size paintings when she sold them from her porch stoop in her SF neighborood. Curve Magazine profiled her in an Open Studio column in May, 2008. Celeste has recently published several books of drawings & words, including Friendly Fire andShroatables.

 Also Reading at
Visible Voice Books today
Wednesday, November 18, 7:00 p.m.
@ Visible Voice Books
1023 Kenilworth
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Phone: 216-961-0084

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