Tea & Poetry

In Partnership with The Writers Circle

Sunday, April 5, 2020 • 2:00pm – 4:00pm

at MONDO, 426 Springfield Ave., Summit, NJ

Join us for a delightful afternoon of tea & poetry, with Tiferet/TWC poets Adele Kenny and Tom Plante.

An open mic will follow the reading.

The event is free and open to the public.

Registrations are strongly suggested via email.


Adele Kenny

Adele Kenny
Adele is the author of 25 books. Her poems, reviews, and articles have been published in journals, books, and anthologies worldwide. Among other awards, she has received poetry fellowships from the NJ State Arts Council and Kean University’s Distinguished Alumni Award. Her book, A Lightness, A Thirst, or Nothing at All was a 2017 Paterson Poetry Prize Finalist. A former creative writing professor, she is founding director of the Carriage House Poetry Series and has been poetry editor of Tiferet Journal since 2006.

Tom Plante
Tom was born in New York City. He studied Geography at the University of California, Berkeley, and worked for several newspapers, including The Berkeley Barb, The Irish Echo, and The Courier News. Tom has published the poetry journal Exit 13 Magazine since 1988 (Exit13magazine@yahoo.com). His recent collection of poems is Atlas Apothecary. His poems have appeared in Ireland of the Welcomes, Lips, and US1 Worksheets. Tom and his wife live in Fanwood, New Jersey.