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Musehouse Presents Its Second Annual Independent Press Night

Musehouse, a supporter of writers and the literary arts in the Philadelphia area, will host its second annual Independent Press Night at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, 2015, at the Chestnut Hill Gallery at 8117 Germantown Avenue in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. The evening will celebrate the authors and publishers of the Philadelphia area’s diverse literary community, and will feature fiction, poetry, memoir, and photography.

Six readers will present their works from six different publishers:

Vincent D. Feldman from Paul Dry Books  (

Leonard Gontarek from The American Poetry Review  (

Anne Kaier from PS Books  (

Sarah Kowalski from Don Ron Books  (

Vikram Paralkar from Lanternfish Press  (

Nathaniel Popkin from The Head and the Hand Press  (

The event is free and open to the public and will include complimentary refreshments.

About Musehouse. Founded in 2011 as a nonprofit center for the literary arts, Musehouse offers classes and workshops in poetry, prose, memoir, fiction, and nonfiction for aspiring and accomplished writers, as well as readings, panels, and open mic nights. Classes and other literary events are offered at various venues throughout the greater Philadelphia area. For further information, contact Founding Executive Director Kathleen Sheeder Bonanno at, by phone at 484-432-1792, or at Musehouse, P.O. Box 27268, Philadelphia, PA 19118. Visit Musehouse online at