Kakalak Events

Celebrating Kakalak 2021: Upcoming Readings

READINGS SCHEDULE

January 26: Waterbean Poetry Night at the Mic
Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m., Huntersville, NC

February 3: ZOOM Reading (see below for list of participants)
Thursday, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Virtual

March 10: ZOOM Reading (see below for list of participants)
Thursday, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Virtual

April 6: ZOOM Reading (see below for list of participants)
Thursday, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Virtual

April 10: Afternoon of Poetry and Prose
Sunday, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Rock Hill, NC

REGIONAL: April 3, 2 p.m., Scuppernong Books, Greensboro, NC

REGIONAL: May 9, 7 p.m., The Brandy Bar, Hendersonville, NC

REGIONAL: May 15, 2 p.m., Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC (tentative)

Regional Readings to be announced as scheduled

READINGS OVERVIEW

We’re excited to have the in-person readings scheduled for Waterbean Poetry Night at the Mic and Afternoon of Poetry and Prose. Also, since we had such overwhelming success with our Zoom readings in 2021, we have scheduled the above ZOOM readings in February and March of 2022.

We also welcome contributors to schedule regional readings and editors will attend as possible. Please contact Kakalak@carolina.rr.com if you are a 2021 contributor and wish to schedule a reading in your area.

ZOOM READING FORMAT

Welcome
Zoom Technical Reminders
Introductions
10-15 Poets/Artists Present (30-40 minutes)
Break for Kakalak 2022 Announcements
10-15 Poets/Artists Present (30-40 minutes)
Q&A (time permitting)
Adjourn

ZOOM TIPS
  • Preview Zoom video settings to check lighting and background.
  • Preview Zoom speaker and microphone settings.
  • Know how to mute and UNmute audio.
  • Artists/Photographers check how pieces look onscreen.
    (assistance offered for displaying art)
  • Silence devices and sequester pets.
  • Display full name so others see who you are.
  • Begin by stating name, title of piece, and page number of selection.
  • You may find it helpful to use Speaker View during other presentations.
FEBRUARY 3
ZOOM PARTICIPANTS

Joan Barasovska
Tina Barr
Michael Beadle
Catherine Carter
Kenneth Chamlee
Steve Cushman
Debra A. Daniel
Ginger Graziano
Jo Ann Hoffman
Irene Blair Honeycutt

Karen Luke Jackson
Kelly Jones
Patricia A. Joslin
Katherine H. Maynard
Cynthia McDonald
Arlene Oraby
Alice Osborn
Martin Settle
Trish Sheppard
Melinda Thomsen

MARCH 10
ZOOM PARTICIPANTS

Pam Baggett
Richard Band
Kathleen Calby
Joy Colter
Julie Ann Cook
Beth Copeland
Mary Alice Dixon
Gabriel Dunsmith
Nadine Ellsworth-Moran
Terri Kirby Erickson

Ed Gold
Terri Greco
Bill Griffin
Preston Martin
Nancy Martin-Young
Leslie M. Rupracht
Roberta Schultz
Jane Shlensky
H.R. Spencer
Nancy H. Womack

APRIL 6
ZOOM PARTICIPANTS

Don Ball
Sam Barbee
Mary O’Keefe Brady
Susan McClain Craig
Lynn Farmer
Janice Moore Fuller
DJ Gaskin
Michael Gaspeny
Cordelia M. Hanemann

Janis Harrington
Lisa M. Hase-Jackson
Jeanne Julian
Susan Lefler
Terri McCord
Caren Stuart
Kathryn Waller
Eric Weil
Jennifer Weiss

Thank you and I look forward to hearing from you!


Anne M. Kaylor
Kakalak Executive Editor and Publisher