SICC Spoken Word – Saturday, August 5, 2017, 2:00 – 5:00PM


On August 5th readers from the Staten Island Creative Community will collaborate with readers from the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition to present “Poetry in Many Languages.”

Henry Van Campen, winner of a poet and Writers grant, will read original poetry in Japanese and English. Fritz Weiss will read in French, Kevyn Fairchild in Hungarian, Ling Ping Chen in Chinese, Marilyn Kiss in Spanish, Malachi McCormick in Irish, and Sue Ehrlich in Yiddish.

The readings will be followed by the original lyrics of Hiroko Otani in Japanese.

For more information, contact the SICC Literary Chairperson at