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Yuyutsu Sharma’s Upcoming Colorado and New Mexico Tour!

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Yuyutsu Sharma is South Asia’s leading poet published by Nirala with growing International acclaim. He is currently in New York City as a visiting poet at New York University and has several readings coming up in New York, Colorado , New Mexico and West Coast. Here is a list of some immediate readings in Colorado and New Mexico.

Yuyutsu R. D. Sharma

Taos, New Mexico
Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014, 6,30 pm, Yuyutsu Sharma : Poet from the Himalayasreading for the first time from his new book on New York City at Copper Moon Gallery, 105, Kit Carson Road, Taos, NM 87571, Phone: (575) 758-8833, www. coppermoongallerytaos.com, info@ coppermoongallerytaos.com, Hosted by Susan Keiser: Open to public, free

Denver, Colorado
Thursday, Jan 16, 2014, 7,00 pm, Evoking the Himalayan Muse : Yuyutsu Sharma reading from his new book, Nine New York Poems: A Prelude to A Blizzard in My Bones: New York Poems and Annapurna Poems at Book Bar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver, CO 80212. Phone: 720-443-2227; email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , Webste: www.bookbardenver.com , Hosted by Joseph Hutchinson: Open to public, free


Friday, January 17, 2014: 7:00 pm A Wonderful Poetry Event: Yuyutsu Sharma reading with Maria Berardi at Glovinsky Gallery 800 w 8th ave, Denver, Colorado 80204; Hosted by Janet Glovinsky: Open to public, Free Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Website: http://glovinskygallery.com


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Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014 19:33
 

Yuyutsu Sharma returns to New York City

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Yuyutsu Sharma returns to New York City to read from his new book entitled Nine New York Poems: A Prelude to A Blizzard in My Bones: New York Poems (Nirala 2014)
David Austell will read from the New Revised Paperback edition of his much discussedLittle Creek and Other Poems (Nirala, 2014). David will also read from his ambitious forthcoming book, The Tin Man,
to be published by Nirala later in 2014.

Thursday, November 21, 2013
Office of Global Services
516 LaGuardia Place
New York University
6:00pm
Directions: The Office of Global Services (OGS) is located at 561 LaGuardia Place at the corner of West 3rd Street and LaGuardia Place in Greenwich Village, Manhattan. OGS is directly behind the NYU Bobst Library, and is very close to Washington Square (South). Signage for OGS is visible from LaGuardia Place. Please enter thought the front entrance on the first floor. The building OGS is located in is Washington Square Village Building 1.

New York University
70 Washington Square South, New York, New York 10012

 

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Yuyutsu Sharma to read at Saturn Series at Revival, Union Square
Monday, Nov.25  Happy Thanksgiving  Reading       

Yuyutsu Sharma  to read as Special Guest  from his new book, Nine New York Poems: A Prelude to A Blizzard In My Bones: New York Poems, (Nirala, 2014) with Erica Mapp
at Saturn Series at Revival 
MONDAY... November 25 at 8:00 PM



Saturn Series Poetry Reading & Open Mike  8 to 10PM every Monday!
at Revival 129 East 15 Street,  Between Irving Place & 3rd Ave. http://www.revivalbarnyc.com/
Please purchase a drink at the bar and come to the upstairs lounge.
Sign up for open mike 7:45, Starts at 8pm.   $3 donation requested and drink purchase.
Open Mike Surrounds Features.

 

 

FROM SAGARMATHA TO OLYMPUS MONS:YUYUTSU RD SHARMA & DAVID B. AUSTELL

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FROM SAGARMATHA TO OLYMPUS MONS:YUYUTSU RD SHARMA & DAVID B. AUSTELL

FROM SAGARMATHA TO OLYMPUS MONS

YUYUTSU RAM DASS SHARMA

& DAVID B. AUSTELL

READING THEIR NEW AND SELECTED WORKS

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24TH at 7:00pm


Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life, New York University

238 Thompson Street (corner of Thompson Street and West 4th Street, beside the NYU Kimmel Center)

This event is free and open to the public. The authors’ books will be available for purchase.


DR. DAVID B. AUSTELL (United States) is an emerging voice in the arena of contemporary American poetry. Austell grew up in the southern part of the United States during the 1950s and 1960s, his love of poetry growing from deep roots: from his mother who sent poetry, sacred and secular, to him all through college with her letters, and from his father who read Shakespeare and Coleridge to him as a child. He completed undergraduate and graduate degrees in English Literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he also completed his Ph.D. in Higher Education focusing on International Education. He has undergraduate and graduate degrees in English Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he also completed his Ph.D. in Higher Education focusing on International Education (his dissertation, The Birds in the Rich Forest, concerned Chinese students in the United States during the Student Democracy Movement). In 1992, he was a Fulbright grantee in Korea and Japan. He is currently the Executive Director of the Office of Global Services at New York University in New York City where he is also an adjunct Associate Professor of International Education in the NYU Steinhardt School His first book of poetry, Little Creek, was published in January 2011 by Nirala Press, and his second volume, Garuda (also published by Nirala), was released in March 2012. David’s poetry has also appeared in Infusion Magazine, and in The Rutherford Red Wheelbarrow.

More: http://www.davidaustell.blogspot.com/

David Austell Reading with Yuyutsu Sharma in Summit, NJ
Saturday, December 22, 2012: 7:30 pm: From Chomungla to Olympus Mons: Readings from Yuyutsu Sharma and David Austell at Mondo Summit,426 Springfield Avenue, Third Floor, New Jersey, www.mondosummit.com

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 February 2013 13:28
 

Evoking the Himalayas: A Reading In Berkeley by Yuyutsu Sharma

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Evoking the Himalayas: A Reading In Berkeley by Yuyutsu Sharma
Evoking the Himalayas
A READING IN BERKELEY BY
Yuyutsu Sharma


Jan19, 2013, 6:30 pm,
La Peña Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 – 510.849.2568
www.lapena.org/


Enjoy delicious food and sangrias from the La Peña restaurant, Cafe Valparaiso (cafevalparaiso.com), while hearing Yuyutsu read!
The internationally renowned Himalayan poet and environmental activist, Yuyutsu Sharma, currently on the last leg of his US tour, shall evoke the spirit of high gods and discuss the ongoing ecological crisis prevalent in Nepal Himalayas. Due to current political chaos and senseless modernization, the region has turned into the world’s highest dumping ground, ‘God’s colossal Grave’. The poet shall read from his recent book, Milarepa’s Bones, Helambu and Nepal Trilogy, a 900 page book that he has authored with distinguished German photographer, Andreas Stimm. A rare opportunity to know and interact with “the poet from the top of the world.”
The reading will be followed by a brief Q&A .


Suggested Donation, $10 – $20 but pay what you can, no one turned away for lack of funds. Time:  Doors open at 6, reading at 6:30.

Recipient of fellowships and grants from The Rockefeller Foundation, Ireland Literature Exchange, Trubar Foundation, Slovenia, The Institute for the Translation of Hebrew Literature and The Foundation for the Production and Translation of Dutch Literature, Yuyutsu RD Sharma is a distinguished poet and translator.
He has published nine poetry collections including, Milarepa’s Bones, 33 New Poems, (Nirala, New Delhi 2012), Nepal Trilogy, Photographs and Poetry on Annapurna, Everest, Helambu & Langtang (www.Nepal-Trilogy.de, Epsilonmedia, Karlsruhe, 2010), a 900-page book with German photographer, Andreas Stimm, Space Cake, Amsterdam, & Other Poems from Europe and America, (2009), and recently a translation of Hebrew poet Ronny Someck’s poetry in Nepali in a bilingual collection, Baghdad, February 1991 & Other Poems. He has translated and edited several anthologies of contemporary Nepali poetry in English and launched a literary movement, Kathya Kayakalpa (Content Metamorphosis) in Nepali poetry. Two books of his poetry, Poemes de l’ Himalayas (L’Harmattan, Paris) and Poemas de Los Himalayas (Cosmopoeticia, Cordoba, Spain) just appeared in French and Spanish respectively.

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 February 2013 13:20
 

New York City-New Jersey-Boston

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New York City
Monday, December 19, 2012: 8:00 pm: Yuyutsu Special Feature at Holiday Party of Saturn Series at Revival,   129 East 15 Street, Between Irving Place & 3rd Ave. New York, food, pot luck and Key Lime pie, Limited open Mike, http://www.revivalbarnyc.com/   www.supolo.com

New Jersey
Saturday, December 22, 2012: 7:30 pm: From Chomungla to Olympus Mons: Readings from Yuyutsu Sharma and David Austell at Mondo Summit,426 Springfield Avenue, Third Floor, New Jersey, www.mondosummit.com 

Boston
Friday, January 4, 2012: 8:00 pm: Dire Literary Series: James Arthur,  Yuyutsu Sharma,  & David Austell  at The Out of the Blue Gallery, 106 Prospect Street,  Cambridge Massachusetts,  Starts at Four 15 minute open mike slots at 8 pm, followed by Features: Sign up at 7 pm http://www.timothygager.com/

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 February 2013 13:33
 

Erie, Pennsylvania- New York Upstate-Cleveland, Ohio

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Yuyutsu Sharma is South Asian’s leading poet published by Nirala with growing International acclaim. After a brief stopover in London, he’s currently in New York City as a visiting poet at New York University He has several upcoming readings in New York, Boston, Erie and Ohio. Here is a list of  some of the upcoming events…

Erie, Pennsylvania

Sunday, December 2, 2012: 3:00 pm: Yuyutsu Special Guest at Poets’ Hall -the International Fellowship of Poets and Spoken Word Artists 1136 E. Lake Rd, Erie, Pennsylvania 16507,  Event Hosted By Cee Williams and Chuck Joy
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 7 pm:Yuyutsu Sharma’s Gannon University Reading at The Knight Club 4th and Sassafras Streets, Erie,16541  Event Sponsored by Sigma Tan Delta and The English Department, Gannon University, Open to All


New York Upstate
Sunday, December 9, 2012, 3;30 pm ; Yuyutsu Sharma at read at William Seaton’ s  Dada:An Introduction’s book Launch at the Seligmann Center for the Arts, 23 White Oak Drive, Sugar Loaf, New York  Books by both authors will be available Admission is free.


Cleveland, Ohio
Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 8 pm: Yuyutsu Sharma Reading as Special Guest at WritingKnights Press Event, Literary Cafe 1031 Literary Rd., Cleveland, Ohio 44113
Wednesday,  December 5, 2012 at 7 pm: Yuyutsu Sharma Reading at Mac’s Backs,
1820 Coventry Road  Cleveland Heights, OH 44118 (216) 321-2665 Open to All www.macsbacks.com/contact

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 February 2013 13:35
 

Poetry at London Olympics 2012

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Yuyutsu Sharma to be the Guest Poet at Poetry Parnassus to celebrate London Olympics 2012
June 7th, 2012

Yuyutsu Sharma has been invited to be part of Poetry Parnassus happening at Southbank Centre from 26th June to 2nd July 2012.

Poetry Parnassus is set to be the biggest poetry festival ever staged in the UK. The Festival will be part of Southbank Centre’s Festival of the World, the Cultural Olympiad and the London 2012 Festival. It will be a global gathering of up to 204 poets from every Olympic nation – with the world’s most exciting poets, rappers, spoken-word artists, dancers and musicians.

Yuyutsu Sharma shall read at several venues and do workshop focused on his new book, Nepal Trilogy, Photographs and Poetry on Annapurna, Everest, Helambu & Langtang (www.Nepal-Trilogy.de, Epsilonmedia, Karlsruhe, 2010), a 900-page book with German photographer, Andreas Stimm and Milarepa’s Bones, Helambu:33 New Poems, (Nirala, 2012) & Annapurna Poems (Reprint, Nirala, 2012).

http://ticketing.southbankcentre.co.uk/poetry-parnassus/poets/sharma-yuyutsu

http://www.mptmagazine.com/article/event-join-mpt-at-poetry-parnassus-southbank-centre-26th-june--1st-july-2012-26/

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Last Updated on Sunday, 10 June 2012 20:36 Read more...
 

Milarepa Reading

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Yuyutsu Sharma's New Book Reading!
Friday, April 27, 2012 6:00pm until 8:00pm


Yuyutsu Sharma’s new book,
Milarepa's Bones, Helambu
33 New Poems
ISBN-81-8250-032-X 2012 Hard pp.82


At JujoMukti Tea Lounge,
211 East 4th Street, New York, NY 10009


"Formed by 20th century South Asian and North American poetry movements and himself a verbal renewer of his country’s literature, Yuyutsu indefatigably writes along rivers and paths, mountains, valleys and villages, verse after verse…" Dr. Christoph Emmrich, South and Southeast Asian Buddhism at the University of Toronto.

www.niralapublications.com - www.yuyutsu.de

Directions: Subways F, M (2nd Ave & Houston);
6 (Astor Place; 8th St and 4th Ave.);
Bus 14A from Union Square
(3rd St stop and Ave. A).
Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Phone: 19177768438.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 April 2012 08:08
 


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