JOHN J. TRAUSE, the Director of Oradell Public Library, is the author of
Eye Candy for Andy (13 Most Beautiful… Poems for Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 7 p. m. in a featured reading at the Closter Public Library, 280 High Street, Closter, New Jersey 07624.
Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 11:40 a. m. in reading with Great Weather for Media at the 12th Annual Boog City Small Press Fair at Unnameable Books, 600 Vanderbilt Avenue (@ St. Marks), Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, NY 11238, (718) 789 1534,

Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 6 p. m. in a production of three of my performance pieces (Stage Wrong: Trilogy) and my performance in the work of others in the Boog City Poets Theater Festival at SideWalk Café, 94 Avenue A, East Village, Manhattan, New York, NY 10009.
Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 3 p. m. in the National Translation Month reading for Carmine Street Metrics at Otto’s Shrunken Head (famed tiki bar), 538 East 14th Street, East Village, Manhattan, New York, NY 10009.

Erin Fristad, author of The Glass Jar
Washington State Parks Folk and Traditional Arts Program, Performing with singer/ songwriter John Van Am.
July 16th, 2016 7pm, Deception Pass State Park West Beach Amphitheater. If it's raining you'll find us in the East Cranberry Picnic Shelter. Both locations are on the Whidbey Island side of the park.​​

​Northwind Arts Center Reading Series, Port Townsend, WA
Thursday, September 29th, 2016 7 pm
Sharing the evening with one of my favorite poets, Clem Stark.

​SeaFest, Bellingham WA (With a great line up of FisherPoets!)
Friday, September 30th, 2016 (Time TBA)
The mission of the Bellingham SeaFeast is to showcase and celebrate our rich maritime heritage, thriving working waterfront, commercial fishing and seafood industries, and the culinary bounty of our corner of the Pacific Northwest.​

Village Books & Paper Dreams, Bellingham, WA
Saturday, October 1st, 2016 7pm

Cascadia Poetry Festival, Seattle, WA
Thursday - Sunday, November 3rd-6th, 2016

Richard Levine (The Cadence of Mercy and That Country's Soul [2014 and 2010])
Sunday, July 24
Levine will be a featured reader in the Joaquin Miller
Cabin Poetry Series, in Washington D.C.'s Rock Creek Park,
along with Teri Ellen Cross-Davis. 

FLP authors Cindy Bosley, Kerry Trautman, and Jonie McIntire
Saturday, August 6th 2-4PM
Sanger Branch Library
3030 W Central
Toledo, OH 43606


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