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Eleanor Rigby: A Reading for All the Lonely People

02/07/2020 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Performance

Join Sevilla Writers House for our annual Eleanor Rigby: A Reading for All the Lonely People. The week before Valentine's Day, poets and memoirists Jessica Abughattas, Chelsea Bayouth, Lyndsay Hall, and Jeremy Radin share work on love and loneliness. Music by Dvila the Witch.

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Stories Books and Cafe
1716 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026

Brain Candy

02/17/2020 - 7:00pm
Poetry
Reading/Performance

Third Monday of every month, 7-9 p.m.

 

Arts Event--one poet, one prose writer, one musician and one visual artist sharing their talents.

Price: Free

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Brain Candy Comics
13926 Michigan Avenue
Detroit, MI

Contact Information

Brain Candy Comics
313-582-9444

Teen Spoken Word Interest Group

01/22/2020 - 5:00pm
Poetry
Talk/Performance

Are you interested in writing, spoken word performance, or other performance arts? Join teens with similar interests and learn more about starting a club at the Library.

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East New Orleans Regional Library
5641 Read Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70127

Contact Information

East New Orleans Regional Library
(504) 596-0200

Poetry/Cabaret: SMITTEN!

02/08/2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Poetry
Performance

Nominated for a Broadway World cabaret Award

for “Best Variety Show or Recurring Series”

 

"I don't know what the hell that was, but I f*$&ing loved it!"

--recent Poetry/Cabaret audience member

 

 

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The Green Room 42
570 10th Avenue Inside the Yotel
New York, NY 10036

Lit and Art Reading Series 2020

01/19/2020 - 4:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Performance

The Lit & Art Reading Series has been showcasing the literary, musical, and artistic talents of local and regional authors, poets, artists, and musicians for more than a decade. Join us for a Sunday full of literature, art, and music. Join us at Bird in Hand on January 19th in welcoming writers Katherine Cottle, Linda Joy Burke, Austin Camacho, Lauren Beth Eisenberg Davis, Deanna Nikaido, and Judith Krummeck. In addition, please enjoy an art talk by Manzar Rassouli, and acoustic music by Pinto featuring Andrew Laughland. Eric D. Goodman and Nitin Jagdish will host the festivities! 

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Bird in Hand
11 E. 33rd Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Open Mic at the MOAD

01/16/2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Poetry
Performance

Jeanne Powell is a poet and essayist, with four books in print from Taurean Horn Press and Regent Press: MY OWN SILENCE, WORD DANCING, TWO SEASONS, and CAROUSEL.  She holds degrees from WSU and USF.  She is the founder of Meridien PressWorks™, which has published 20 other writers.  For ten years she hosted “Celebration of the Word,” a weekly open mic in San Francisco.  Jeanne taught in the College Summit, OLLI and Upward Bound programs on college campuses.  She is an online cultural critic, reviewing films, plays and concerts for starkinsider.com.  Jeanne currently facilita

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Museum of the African Diaspora (MOAD)
685 Mission Street at Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Contact Information

Dr. Jeanne Powell
415-358-7200

First Sundays at RAM

02/02/2020 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Fiction
Performance

In a fresh new approach to Inlandia’s First Sundays programming at Riverside Art Museum, Master puppeteer Nicole Cloeren joins our beloved storyteller Karen Rae Kraut for a powerful mix of interactive storytelling and puppetry. Karen's stories and Nicole's puppets will open your eyes to new ways of interpreting the world and open your hearts to a powerful form of play. Nicole transforms everyday objects into unique and delightful characters to teach audience members basic puppeteering skills through interactive participation. 

 

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Riverside Art Museum
3425 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501

Contact Information

Cati Porter
(951) 790-2458

Montez Press Radio January 2020

01/29/2020 - 10:00am to 11:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk/Performance

Five days of live radio and performance. From 1/29/2020 to 2/2/2020 at 46 Canal Street NYC and on radio.montezpress.com. All broadcasts are free and open to the public.

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Montez Press Radio
46 Canal Street #2
New York , NY 10002

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Montez Press Radio

First Date vol. 1

01/23/2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Poetry/Fiction
Reading/Talk/Performance

Let's meet downtown for our First Date. Charlie Janelle and Michael Londres host this monthly event series of poetry, prose, and sound art. Following each performer, ask your burning questions about craft, process, and their favorite flavor gelato. Wine will be served.

This month...
Chad Schepp / short fiction
Whitney Bard / poetry
Michelle Luong / guzheng and poetry

$5 suggested donation. Proceeds go to the featured performers.

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Larrie
27 Orchard Street
New York, NY 10002

Contact Information

Michael Londres
(917)941-0490

Danez Smith: Homie

02/11/2020 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Poetry
Reading/Talk/Performance

Poet DANEZ SMITH presents their new collection Homie. Rooted in the loss of one of Smith’s close friends, this book comes out of the search for joy and intimacy within a nation where both can seem scarce and getting scarcer. Smith is joined by writer and performance poet BRITTENEY ROSE BLACK KAPRI.

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American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60601

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American Writers Museum
3123748790

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