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[04.08.22] Eclipse Center for Creative Community presents an in-person poetry reading and meet and greet featuring the 2022 Montgomery County Poet Laureate Jennifer Schneider, along with 2021 Montgomery County Poet Laureate Paul Siegell

[03.25.22] Omnibus House Party with Writers Room, Painted Bride Quarterly, & Red Hen Press presents an AWP Offsite reading in-person with multiple poets and writers 

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[04.17.21] Montgomery County Poet Laureate induction ceremony presents Paul Siegell, hosted by Chad Frame, virtual on Zoom

 Moonstone Chapbook Contest Winners Celebration presents Kyle Laws, Faith Paulsen, and Paul Siegell, hosted by Larry Robin, virtual on Zoom

 Moonstone Press’s Nonsense Verse Anthology with many poets, hosted by Larry Robin, Virtual on Zoom

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[05.24.20]: Schuylkill Valley Journal's First Virtual Reading presents Jenny Robbins, Jim Trainer, Rob Kaniuk, Scott Edward Anderson, Fereshteh Sholevar, and Paul Siegell, hosted by Mark Danowsky on Zoom. 

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Apiary X: Launch party, with many poets, at The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA 

Prolit Magazine Issue 1 Launch Reading presents Corey Qureshi, Tim Fitts, Elizabeth Scanlon, Ryan Eckes, Amy Saul-Zerby, Brittanie Sterner, Emma Brown Sanders, Kevin Travers, Philip Mittereder, and Paul Siegell, hosted by Patrick Blagrave, at Wooden Shoe Books and Records, Philadelphia, PA

: The Hatchery Reading Series of the The Head & The Hand Press presents Kathleen Volk Miller, Tim Fitts, John Wall Barger, and Paul Siegell, The Monkey Club Bar, Kensington, PA 

[03.07.19]: Accidental Player presents Paul Siegell, Tattooed Mom, Philadelphia, PA

[03.02.19]: Mystery Club presents Ernest Hilbert, Joanne Leva, and Paul Siegell, Wayne, P

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: Random Name Poetry Series presents Andrew Dieck, Elias Rodriques, and Paul Siegell at Dahlak Ethiopian Restaurant & Bar, Philadelphia, PA

[10.04.18]: Farley’s Bookshop presents Paul Siegell, New Hope, PA

[07.21.18]: Philly Homebrew Reading Series presents Kim Gek Lin Short, Alexis Apfelbaum, Kyle Brown-Watson, and Paul Siegell, Philly Homebrew Outlet, Philadelphia, PA

[07.15.18]: Moveable Beats presents Brian J. Foley and Paul Siegell at The Good Karma Café, Philadelphia, PA

[06.22.18]: Paul Siegell’s Book Launch Party @ L’Etage, with Kim Gek-Lin Short, Kevin Varrone, Quincy R. Lehr, Angel Hogan, Julia Bloch, Ernest Hilbert, Tamara Oakman, and Paul Siegell, Philadelphia, PA

[06.11.18]: Painted Bride Quarterly @ Black Sheep Pub presents Trapeta Mayson, Tim Fitts, Emily Wallis Hughes, Blair Reeve, and Paul Siegell, Philadelphia, PA

[05.19.18]: Benna’s Café in South Philly presents Zach Savich, Hilary Plum, Tim Fitts, and Paul Siegell, Philadelphia, PA

[05.16.18]: Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub presents Jacob Russell, Anne-Adele Wight, and Paul Siegell at Fergie’s Pub, Philadelphia, PA

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: Dead Bards presents Paul Siegell, Luke Bauerlein and Brendan Zaleski at the Venice Island Performing Arts Center in Manayunk, PA

[09.05.17]: Moonstone Poetry at PhillyCAM presents Philly Loves Poetry with Lillian Dunn, Kathleen Volk-Miller, Peter Krok and Paul Siegell, hosted by Charles Carr

[06.03.17]: Porch Poets at West Philly PorchFest presents Paul Siegell, with many poets, at 4719 Windsor Ave, Philadelphia, PA

[05.21.17]: Philadelphia Stories presents Gil Comorat, Maggie Lily, Joseph Earl Thomas and Paul Siegell at Rosemont College Center City, Philadelphia, PA

[04.30.17]: Brewerytown Social, Apiary Magazine, and the Fairmount Arts Crawl present Lindo Jones, Hannah McDonald, Becca Khalil, and Paul Siegell in Bulldog Park, Philadelphia, PA

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: Philalalia’s Small Press Reading, featuring many poets, hosted by Faye Chevalier at Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

[07.09.16]: Apiary 8 Reading Release Party, with many poets, Painted Bride Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA

[04.30.16]: Panel Presentation: LitLife, Fantastic Ekphrastic, presents Kelly McQuain, Catherine Staples, Valerie Fox, and Paul Siegell, Rosemont College

[04.21.16]: Penn State: Judged a Recognition

[04.17.16]: Moonstone Reading/Workshop: Philly Loves Poetry Festival, Songs of Freedom: Music & Poetry, presents Paul Siegell, Art Sanctuary, Philadelphia, PA

[04.02.16]: Reading/Workshop: Forgotten Voices Poetry Group, presents Paul Siegell, Indian Valley Public Library, Telford, PA

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: Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s, Philadelphia, PA, presents Paul Siegell

[10.15.15]: The Rhythm and Verse Literary and Music Salon at The Daily Grind Cafe in Jenkintown, PA, presents Paul Siegell

[07.11.15]: Apiary Launch Party, with many poets

[06.13.15]: LitMore Small Press Poetry Library and Archives Pre-Summer Fundraiser, LitMore, Baltimore, MD, with many poets

[05.17.15]: Jubilant Thicket at Head House Books, Philadelphia, PA, presents Natalie Lyalin, Pattie McCarthy and Paul Siegell

[3.26.15]: Pennsylvania Center for the Book’s Public Poetry Project, Paterno Library’s Foster Auditorium, Penn State University Park, with Tameka Cage Conley, Sheila Squillante, and Mary Szybist

[02.04.15]: Cooper Street Winter Issue Launch Party, Black Sheep Pub, Philadelphia, PA, featured poet

[02.03.15]: Mad House Vol. 3 Release Party, Tattooed Mom’s, Philadelphia, PA, with many poets

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: FULL BLEED: A POETRY COMICS SHOW @ Indy Hall, Philadelphia, with Bianco Stone, Sommer Browning, Matthea Harvey, Sampson Starkweather, and more.

: BEDFELLOWS @ PHILALALIA: Afternoon Delight Redux. Hosted by Alina Pleskova & Jackee Sadicario. September 26. Temple University.

: Bedfellows Issue #2 Release Party. Hosted by Alina Pleskova & Jackee Sadicario. June 12. L'etage. Release.

CONTEST JUDGE: Philadelphia Writers Conference: June 6-8 at the Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District (4th & Arch St.).

[04.08.14]: The English Department at Widener University has planned a roundtable discussion Tuesday, April 8 at 6 p.m. on publishing in the local literary magazine scene.Featured speakers are Courtney K. Bambrick, poetry editor at Philadelphia Stories; Tamara Oakman, executive editor of APIARY Magazine; and Paul Siegell, senior editor at Painted Bride Quarterly. The event, open to all area writers, takes place on Widener's Main Campus in Chester, Pa., in the University Center, Room C

[02.11.14]: Come to Black Sheep for Jason Schneiderman and Paul Siegell for a special evening with "PBQ Editors." More detail to come.

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: Penn Book Center’s Random Name poetry series presents Laura SPAGNOLI + Paul SIEGELL = Saturday, February 16 @ 2pm. Hosted by David Hancock. Facebook invite here.

[02.27.13] South Jersey Poets Collective presents "World Above: Open Mic Poetry featuring Paul Siegell" at Richard Stockton College-Dante Hall Theater (14 North Mississippi Avenue • Atlantic City, NJ 08401)

[03.16.13]: Come to Fergie’s Pub and celebrate the spoken-word album release party for Ernest Hilbert’s Elegies & Laments, with some pretty sweet musicians, plus Ernest Hilbert, Quincy R. Lehr, Paul Siegell and more. More detail to come.

[05.19.13]: Jubilant Thicket presents Anne Johnson, a New York cross-genre novelist who writes both science fiction and historical fiction, Paul Siegell, and Mel Nichols at Head House Books at 5PM. Facebook here.

[06.04.13]: Reading at Red Hook Coffee with Alina Macneal and Spencer Silverthorne.

[07.13.13]: Fox Chase Review presents “Poets on the Porch” at Ryerss Museum. Other readers include Frank Sherlock and Ryan Eckes. The event is planned for July 13th from 1pm to 4pm. More detail to come.

[08.04.13]: It's the 6th annual Welcome to Boog City festival! Unnameable Books, 600 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238. I go on at 11:25 a.m.

[09.18.13]: E-Verse Equinox presents Daisy Fried, Kim Bridgford, Laynie Browne, and Paul Siegell at Fergie’s Pub at 7PM.

[10.19.13]: Welcome to the 2013 Lakeside Stride! The Lakeside Stride will take place rain, snow or shine on October 19 in the historic Berkeley Community of NW Denver on Tennyson St. between 43rd and 44th: Stay tuned for artist announcements, chili cook-off and 5k rules and registration, and sponsorship and volunteer info. We look forward to seeing you at the Lakeside Stride!

[12.13.13] Poetry Aloud and Alive series at the Big Blue Marble Bookstore in West Mount Airy presents Paul Siegell. The event begins at 7:15 and will be hosted by Mike Cohen. The bookstore is located at 551 Carpenter Street. Friday the 13th!!!

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Pittsburgh Poets Jerome Crooks & Jason Baldinger with Philly-locals Amelia Bentley, Ras Mashramani, Paul Siegell and musician Andrew Keller at Moonstone; facebook invite

[10.21.12]: The Blues House Concert! 1:30 P.M. Poetry and blues featuring Poets Paul Siegell, Grant Clauser, Joe Roarty and Hayden Saunier with special musical guests playing blues, Irish, rockabilly, bluegrass. (All proceeds to poets & musicians.) 213 MAPLE AVE, WYNCOTE, PA 19095. TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT REPLY TO rodlow31@yahoo.com. (buzz at fox chase review; at UnIambic, and the aftermath here)

[09.07.12]: [STEVE ROGGENBUCK BACK-TO-SCHOOL READING TOUR] 8pm at Ox Warehouse (2nd & Oxford). w/ Megan Boyle, Paul Siegell, Victoria Trott, Amy Saul-Zerby, Dianna Dragonetti, +++ MOAR. [definitely doing a live broadcast]

[08.16.12]: Steven Allen May and Plan B Present Michele Belluomini, Ebony Malaika Collier, Daniel Collins, Arlo Druzba, Steven Allen May, Tree Riesner, Paul Siegell, Jim Warner at Moonstone Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA.

[06.09.12]: Damask Press release party for Paul Siegell’s “Mother et Enfant” "Mother et Enfant," designed and printed by Allegra Fisher and Liana Katz in New York. Hosted by Jen Brown in her beautiful backyard garden (2008 E Dauphin St, Philadelphia PA 19125 ). Paul Siegell, JenMarie Davis and Amelia Robertson will read.

[05.19.12]: The Blues House Concert! 7:00 P.M. Poetry and blues featuring PAUL SIEGELL, BRIAN SMITH, DIANE GUARNIERI, JOANNE LEVA, DORIS FERLEGER, plus FRED STUCKEY of Gas Money, SAUL BRAUDY, and PHYLLIS CHAPELL of Ciora. DONATION $15.00. (All proceeds to poets & musicians.) 213 MAPLE AVE, WYNCOTE, PA 19095. TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT REPLY TO rodlow31@yahoo.com or call 215-885-555X. buzz.

[03.16.12]: Damask Press release party for Jacob Russell’s “Chronic, Chronos, Kairos” at Higher Grounds in NoLibs (with Ryan Eckes, too!) fb buzz; POST READING BUZZ: Daily Gazette (March 21, 2012)

[04.27.12]: IXNAY & THE YINZERS! Pittsburgh Poets Jerome Crooks & Jason Baldinger with Philly-locals Laura Spagnoli & Jenn McCreary of Ixnay Press! Higher Grounds Café in NoLibs (631 North 3rd Street) facebook invite here, buzz on e-verse

[04.28.12]: The Philadelphia Poetry Festival will take place on Saturday, April 28, 2012, from Noon to 5:00 p.m., in the Montgomery Auditorium, at the Philadelphia Free Library, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19103.

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APIARY 3 Launch Party: Readings, Slam, Dance Fiesta at Torrent Collective (facebook

[11.18.11]: Stain of Poetry Series @ Goodbye Blue Monday (Paul Siegell and TBD... hosted by Steven Karl) nyc

Poetry Lab @ The Soundry (Paul Siegell and Tony Mancus; hosted by Steven Allen May) facebook invite

In an event that will change the way you think about the birds and the bees, Painted Bride Quarterly will pair with Apiary Magazine, the bees, to host a launch party at their new location Perch Pub, the birds, on Monday, October 11, 2011 (Readers from Apiary: Lamont Steptoe, Warren Longmire, Jacob Winterstein. And readers from PBQ: Sarah Rose Etter, Toni Rowan, Paul Siegell) facebook 1, facebook 2

"The Whiskey Rebellion" Book Tour with Pittsburgh Poets Jerome Crooks & Jason Baldinger @ Moonstone Arts Center (plus, Michelle Taransky and hosted by Lillian Dunn of The Apiary)

Moveable Beats Reading Series @ the Slingluff Gallery (Jim Cory and Paul Siegell; hosted by Jim Mancinelli)

Stain of Poetry Series @ Goodbye Blue Monday (Dorthea Lasky, Jared White, Bronwen Tate, Paul Siegell, and Kiely Sweatt; hosted by Steven Karl) CANCELED: HURRICANE IRENE

Artists Against Censorship Performance @ Moonstone Arts Center (Hosted by Michelle Tooker); buzz

InDigest's Issue 21 Launch Party @ The Gallery at (le) Poisson Rouge (Hosted by Ashleigh Lambert; thing, another thing)

Steve Roggenbuck, Poncho Peligroso, Ras Mashramani, Ari Roth, Dianca Potts & Paul Siegell @ Moonstone Arts Center (Hosted by Lillian Dunn of the The Apiary)

Chestnut Hill Book Fair 2011 @ Chestnut Hill Hotel (Hosted by Philadelphia Stories)

Fox Chase Reading Series @ Ryerss Museum and Library (Paul Siegell and Ocean Vuong); BUZZ: City Paper; PHOTOS: Fox Chase

The 2011 Light and Honey Festival @ The Ellen Powell Tiberino Memorial Museum

The Philadelphia Poetry Festival @ Free Library of Phila., Central Branch (huge; i'll be representing the Painted Bride Quarterly)

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What We Brought Back: Jewish Life After Birthright presents a reading @ Pete's Candy Store, Brooklyn (Ruvym Gilman, MK Hall, Paul Siegell; hosted by Wayne Hoffman)

The Light & Honey Reading Series @ Swarthmore College (Dr. Richard Wertime, Paul Siegell, Jeffrey Ethan Lee; hosted by Tamara Oakman, Lillian Dunn, Nick Forrest and Michelle Crouch.)

The New Philadelphia Poets presents @ Fergie’s Pub (Melissa Degezelle, Paul Siegell, Crystal Curry and Nico Vassilakis; hosted by Debrah Morkun and Nicholas Deboer)

[09.03.10 and 09.10.10]:
PHILLY FRINGE FEST: Whose City? Presented by Media Mobilizing Project’s Arts and Culture Collective (Paul Siegell, Athrazhur, Michelle Myers, Koby Murphy and Matt Johnson, Tessa Micaela, Amendu Evans, Joanna Grim and Kiss, Kiss, Kill; hosted by Jacob Winterstein)

Light and Honey: A Multi-Arts Festival (“On 4 stages, over 5 hours...” and I had to bail on it last minute)

The Light of Unity Association and Mad Poets Performance Series @ The University of Pennsylvania Bookstore (Paul Siegell, Bojan Louis, Kevyn “Terrill” Johnson, Stephanie Durann, Daniel Schall, Liam Wolf, Jaz, Francesca Constanzo, Vernyce Dannells; hosted by Tamara Oakman)

: Mad Poets Society: 3rd Thursday Readings @ The Delaware County Institute of Science (Paul Siegell and Bill Hengst; hosted by Eileen D'Angelo)

Fishtown Airways Poetry Series @ The Slingluff Gallery (Michael Steffen and Paul Siegell; hosted by Jim Mancinelli)

Poetry Lab @ The Soundry (Tony Mancus, Paul Siegell and Daniel Collins; hosted by Steven Allen May)

Head House Books Presents (Debrah Morkun, Carlos Soto Román and Paul Siegell)

The Painted Bride Quarterly "Slam Bam Thank You Ma’am" @ the Pen & Pencil Club (guest poet Paul Siegell; hosted by Steven Volk)

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Chapter & Verse Reading Series @ Chapterhouse Café (Paul Siegell, Tara Betts and Adam Meora; hosted by Ryan Eckes and Stan Mir)

Green Line Café Reading Series (Charles Carr and Paul Siegell; hosted by Leonard Gontarek)

EOAGH Issue Five 2009 Launch Events & Reading (Was scheduled to read, got sick and couldn’t make it up to Brooklyn; bust)

Poetic Arts Performance Project Presents: BLEND @ Blue Bananas Café (Paul Siegell and Monica McIntyre)

The Light of Unity Artist’s and Writer’s Series 2009 @ The Free Library of Philadelphia – Central (Paul Siegell, Ebony Malaika Collier, Ian Wolf, Prof. Jeff Ingram, Dr. Anne Kaier, and The Alien Architect)

Unreal as a Song”: An E-Verse Radio Special @ Head House Books (Paul Siegell, Lynn Levin and Ernest Hilbert)

The Light of Unity Festival (Dr. Pradyumna S. Chauhan , Rodger Lowenthall, Joseph Dorazio, Tyler Doherty, Dan “the Man” Schall, Debrah Morkun, Hui Kwok, Justina Wiggins, Amanda Norris, Keith Exum  Kung Fu Academy, Aziza Zenzile Kinteh, Adonaya Diyb, Ish Klein, Deborah Derrickson Kossmann, J Mase III, Frank Sherlock, Paul Siegell, Dan Maguire, Daniel Abdal-Hayy Moore, Mecca Sullivan, Ryan Eckes, Anne Kaier, CAConrad, Lamont B Steptoe, Brujo de la Mancha, Ollin Yoliztli Calmecac; hosted by Tamara Oakman and Quincy Scott Jones)

The University of Pittsburgh Poetry Club presents a reading by poet Paul Siegell (hosted by Jeff Oaks)

Lookin' for Love @ the Highwire Gallery (Adam Fieled, Sarah Birl and Paul Siegell)

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: Big Blue Marble Bookstore (Matthew Shindell, Paul Siegell, and Kirstin Kaschock)

: The Emerging Writers Series @ the Independence Branch of the Free Library (Paul Siegell, Ian Wolf and Daniel Schall; hosted by Tamara Oakman)

: An E-Verse Radio Special @ Head House Books (Ernest Hilbert and Paul Siegell)

: DreamScape Festival @ the Highwire Gallery (Ernest Hilbert, Adam Fieled and Paul Siegell)

: Moonstone @ Robin’s Bookstore (Paul Siegell, Kevin Varrone and Chris Martin; hosted by CAConrad)

: Painted Bride Quarterly Reading Series at the Bubble House (Frank Sherlock and Paul Siegell)

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Hemingway's Undergraduate Poetry Night (Janet Syphan, Andy Kosloski, Paul Siegell and Jennifer Jackson)