Menupoems in Restaurant Menus!
AND Menupoem Reading
Monday, April 16th at 7 pm
‘ALIMENTUM’ * – the literature of food presents: MENUPOEMS
"If poets wrote menus, we who eat in restaurants would be a little happier."
-Esther Cohen, menupoem dreamer-upper and menupoem editor
In celebration of National Poetry Month, Alimentum has published its first annual menupoem broadside for restaurants in New York City and around the country!
Menupoems in Restaurant Menus
During April – National Poetry Month – menupoems are in your menus!
And here’s where you can find our new menupoem broadside beginning the second week in April:
Anodyne Café, 4301 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55409 612 824-4300
Biscuit BBQ, 230 Fifth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215 718 399-2161
Blue Hill, 75 Washington Place, New York, NY 10011 212 539-1776
Colors, 417 Lafayette, New York, NY 10003 212 777-8443
Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, New York, NY 10014 212 989-9319
Cupcake Café, 522 9th Avenue, New York, NY 10018 212 465-1530
Cupcake Café at Books of Wonder, 18 West 18th Street, New York, NY 212 465-1530
‘ino, 21 Bedford Street, New York, NY 10014 212 989-5769
‘inoteca, 98 Rivington Street, New York, NY 10002 212 614-0473
Lupa, 170 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 212 982-5089
Riverdale Garden, 4576 Manhattan College Parkway, Bronx, NY 10471 718 624-4075
Smooch, 264 Carlton, Brooklyn, NY 11205 718 624-4075
Tagine Dining Gallery, 537 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10018 212 564-7292
Dine at one of these favorite restaurants and pick up your personal copy of our poetry broadside of menupoems. You’ll be part of a new annual tradition: infusing restaurants with more than good taste – with menupoems!
The list of participating restaurants is still growing, check back with our website for updates.
Join us for our menupoems reading when a full menu of poets rocks the restaurant with poetry, including Gary J. Whitehead, Doug Magee, Esther Cohen, Robin Hirsch, Paulette Licitra, Peter Selgin, and more!
Alimentum Menupoem Reading
Monday, April 16th, 2007, 7 pm
Tagine Dining Gallery, 537 Ninth Avenue at 40th Street
For reservations: 212 564-7292 or firstname.lastname@example.org
* ’Alimentum - The Literature of Food' is the only literary review devoted to the subject of food – fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction.
Alimentum is sponsored by The French Culinary Institute and Wolf/Sub- Zero.