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Bronx, NY 10461

Tel: 718/931-9500
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The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe

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The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
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Events

Westchester Square NYPL Children's Read-Aloud and Craft Workshop

The Bronx Writers Center visits our host library to conduct a children's craft workshop followed by a read-aloud of Edgar Allan Poe and related stories.

Event Location: 2521 Glebe Ave, Bronx, NY 10461

Date: Sat, Oct 4, 2014
Time: 12:00pm – 3:00pm

Book: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Women React to Poe Writing Workshop/Book Discussion

BRIO winner Peggy Robles Alvarado leads this workshop of readings, writing prompts and female reactions to the great works of Edgar Allan Poe, including a book discussion.

Event Location: Bronx Council on the Arts, 2700 E Tremont Ave, Bronx, NY 10461

Date: Sat, Oct 4, 2014
Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Book: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Elements of Terror and Suspense Writing Workshop/Book Discussion

Charlie Vázquez, director of The Bronx Writers Center, visits the Poe Park Visitor Center in the historic Fordham District to conduct this workshop on literary strategy as employed by the master, Poe himself.

Event Location: Poe Park Visitor Center, 2640 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10458

Date: Sat, Oct 11, 2014
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Book: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

On Poe and Poetry Workshop/Book Discussion with BRIO winner Orlando Ferrand

Guest poet and BRIO winner Orlando Ferrand visits with the Bronx Writers Center to conduct a workshop on the forms and techniques employed by Edgar Allan Poe in his unforgettable poetry.

Event Location: Bronx Council on the Arts, 2700 E Tremont Ave, Bronx, NY 10461

Date: Sat, Oct 11, 2014
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

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Poetry Workshop and Book Discussion with BRIO winner Urayoan Noel

BRIo winner Urayoan Noel visits the fantastic Bronx Library Center for this dynamic poetry writing workshop and book discussion on Edgar Allan Poe and the use of his literary devices.

Event Location: 310 Kingsbridge Rd, Bronx, NY 10461

Date: Sat, Oct 18, 2014
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

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Film Screening of Tales of Terror (1962)

The Bronx Library Center will host this special screening of Tales of Terror, film adaptation and vignettes based on the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe.

Event Location: Bronx Library Center, 310 Kingsbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10458

Date: Sat, Oct 18, 2014
Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm

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Day of the Dead Dance Celebration at BAAD!

The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance hosts this exciting evening of readings and a dance performance based on Edgar Allan Poe.

Event Location: Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, 2474 Westchester Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461

Date: Sat, Nov 1, 2014
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

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Dramatic Irony Writing Workshop/Book Discussion

Charlie Vázquez, director of the Bronx Writers Center, hosts this exciting writing workshop that focuses on the use of dramatic irony in the terror and suspense genres.

Event Location: Poe Park Visitor Center, 2640 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10458

Date: Sat, Nov 8, 2014
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Book: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Keynote Presentation "Poe in the Bronx" with historian Angel Hernandez

Bronx historian Angel Hernandez presents "Poe in the Bronx", a keynote lecture on the life of Edgar Allan Poe in the Bronx, the last years of his life.

Event Location: Poe Park Visitor Center, 2640 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10458

Date: Sat, Nov 8, 2014
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Noir Atmosphere Writing Workshop/Book Discussion

Charlie Vázquez, director of the Bronx Writers Center, conducts this exciting writing workshop that examines the elements of noir aesthetic in fiction. What is noir atmosphere and how can it be cultivated in fiction writing?

Event Location: Poe Park Visitor Center, 2640 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10458

Date: Sat, Nov 15, 2014
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Book: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

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