Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium presents Adam Gonzalez and Daniel Yaryan
Sunday, May 14, 2:00 p.m.
Old Capitol Books
559 Tyler Street, Monterey
(between Pearl and Munras)
Adam Gonzalez is a Local 104 Sheet Metal Worker and commutes to the Bay Area to build. He has been published in Symmetry Writing Journal in Reedley CA and the Sheet Metal Workers official News Magazine in both 2014 and 2016– all publications were single donation poems. He has lived in the Monterey area since 2007 where he has performed spoken word poetry at the East Village Rubber Chicken Poetry slam and open mic. Adam is an active political action member with his Union as well as the Central Labor Council supporter. He is 42 years old and lives with his wife in Marina.
Daniel Yaryan is a word-slinger, designer and publisher. He produces the statewide Sparring With Beatnik Ghosts multi-media poetry show, curates the Jerry Kamstra Sparring Archive and has produced over 100 events, including Poetry Festival Santa Cruz at the Cocoanut Grove. The late Los Angeles poet Wanda Coleman said Yaryan is “one of the new generation of poetry mavens.”
June 11: Cynthia Bryant and Maggie Paul
For more information, please contact John Laue: (831) 684-0854
Cosponsored by the Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium, Poetry Slow Down on KXRA540