Mary Leary

3117 Polk Avenue
San Diego, CA 92104

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
Crimes of the Beats
(Autonomedia, 1998)
, Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend: Women Writers on Baseball
(Faber & Faber, 1994)
, Hurricane Blues: Poems About Katrina and Rita
(Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2006)
Journals: 
Arbor Vitae, Arden, Buffalo Bones, Creekwalker, Earth's Daughters, Fan Magazine, Gypsy, Kumquat Meringue, Limestone Circle, MediaLeft, Melic Review, National Poetry Magazine of the Lower East Side, Nerve, New Leaves Review, Poetry Conspiracy, Poetry Motel Wallpaper, Public Illumination Magazine, Red River Review, Stray Dog, Vision Magazine, Wise Woman's Garden, Word Wrights
Performances: 
Adams Avenue Street Fair, San Diego
(1999)
, Art Walk, San Diego
(1998)
, Border Books/Mission Valley, San Diego
(1999)
, Border Books/Mission Valley, San Diego
(2000)
, Border Books/Mission Valley, San Diego
(2000)
, Chautauqua, Blaine Community Theater, Blaine, Wa.
(2006)
, Clair de Lune Coffee Lounge - Poetic Ect. (sic)
(1999)
, Clair de Lune Coffeehouse/Poetic Brew, San Diego
(1998)
, Driftwood Highway Anthology Performance, Lestat's, San Diego
(2001)
, El Campo Ruse, San Diego
(1998)
, El Campo Ruse
(1996)
, El Campo Ruse - Native Tongues
(1995)
, Gallery 740, San Diego
(1994)
, Hardart Gallery, Washington, D.C.
(1981)
, Intersection House, San Diego State University
(1998)
, Intersection House, San Diego State University
(1997)
, Justa Cuppa Coffee, San Diego
(2000)
, KCR Radio, SDSU
(1998)
, King Tut's Wah-Wah Hut, NYC
(1987)
, KPBS FM
(1999)
, KPBS FM
(1999)
, KPBS FM, San Diego
(1999)
, La Mama La Galleria, NYC
(1998)
, Laguna Beach Public Library, Ca.
(1991)
, Open Door Books, San Diego, CA
(2007)
, Rendezvous Cafe, San Diego
(1999)
, Sonic Arts, San Diego
(2000)
, The Avenue B Garden, NYC
(1985)
, The Better World Cafe
(1991)
, The Big Kitchen, San Diego
(1992)
, The Book Garden, San Diego
(1999)
, The Iguana Cafe, Los Angeles
(1993)
, Twiggs Coffeehouse, San Diego, Ca.
(1999)
, Woodbury University, Los Angeles
(1995)
Chapbook: 
Pretty Scary Jack O' Lanterns
(Bread & Lightning, 1999)

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet, Spoken Word Artist
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Celtic American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Norfolk
Raised in: 
Many, including Spain
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Last updated: Mar 20, 2009