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Arroyo Arts Collective

The Arroyo Arts Collective presents:

Poetry in the Windows VI


Linda Albertano
Erika Ayón
Thom Cagle
Helene Cardona
Kim Dower
Yvonne Estrada
Jenny Factor
Mary Fitzpatrick
liz gonzalez
Charles Hood
Lois P. Jones
Steve Kowit
Bill Mohr
Victoria Melekian
Sherman Pearl
Candace Pearson
Cece Peri
Marilyn N. Robertson
Sonya Sones
Mary Torregrossa
Charles Harper Webb

Twenty-four Poem Posters in the windows of businesses along Figueroa Street from Avenue 55 to Avenue 61, with one additional at Avenue 50 Studio, 131 N. Avenue 50, in Highland Park.

Free Poetry Walk Saturday, April 19 at 2 p.m.
Starting at the Ebell Club, 131 E. Avenue 57
View the posters and hear these poets read their poems at each location.

Posters will remain on view in the windows
April 19 through May 31, 2014.

Poetry in the Windows VI

The Top Ten

Erika Ayon Hibiscus Sky
Steve Kowit Notice
Charles Harper Webb The Animals Are Leaving
Mary Fitzpatrick Eve
Mary Torregrossa Day Laborer
Sonya Sones I Was Sitting Just a Few Feet Away From Wanda Coleman’s Hair
Steve Kowit Lullaby
Candace Pearson First Light
Candace Pearson The City Breathing
Jenny Factor For I have washed your jeans and new embroidered shirt

Honorable Mentions

Helene Cardona Woodwork
Charles Hood Strange Trees and Fault Lines
Victoria Melekian Oldest Story in the Book
Liz Gonzalez The Four Food Groups in Grandma’s Summer Lunches
Lois Jones Demure
Charles Hood All My Poems Hate Me
Yvonne Estrada Read the Writing
Kim Dower Green is the New Pink
Charles Webb The Best Moments of My Life
Thom Cagle Vague Us


Poetry in the Windows VI is made possible in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs.


In conjunction with Poetry In the Windows VI the Arroyo Arts Collective presents:



Kay Brown
Gwen Freeman
Jeanie Frias
Walt Hall
Betty Wan Hamada
Alden Marin
Connie Rohman
Rourk Reagan

a gallery show of art works featuring text

Rock Rose Gallery
4108 N. Figueroa, Highland Park

Opening Reception:
April 12, 8–10 pm

Poet Zoe Blaq and Friends

April 12 to 27, 2014

Open Saturday and Sunday 11 am to 4 pm
and appointment.
Call 323.635.9125
facebook Rock Rose Gallery News