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In the back room of the Enigma Bookstore in Astoria, Queens, a poetry reading on March 28 sparked discussions ranging from what it’s like to have a family member who was a political prisoner to how different minorities share similar experiences of discrimination.
Queens Writers is a new monthly reading series that hopes to serve the borough’s long-time scribes by nurturing a community that supports each other’s literary works.
The weakness of HIMYM was not the overall story, that yes, stayed mostly true to the characters. It was trying to commit to a “secret” plot twist that narratively made sense but was emotionally disappointing.
Queens Museum of the Arts will host a day-long literary arts festival on March 15 that’s filled with more than a series of poetry readings.
Entitled “Eterniday,” the festival mixes curated readings and a book fair with other activities like hip-hop music, film screenings and even a bread-making demonstration.
When news hit that Facebook coughed up $19 billion for the messaging app, WhatApp, a lot of people wondered if Facebook was a little sick in the head.
Income mobility hasn’t become tougher or much easier in the past three decades according to the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Recent pneumonia and influenza related deaths have been above the epidemic threshold. Check the infographic below for more flu facts.
Queens’ literary journal is asking underrepresented writers to submit for the 4th issue.