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All Write in Sin City

04/05/2020 - 12:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk/Performance

Before we were the Motor City, one of the nicknames we were known by was "Sin City." Maybe that's why we've got so many great stories to tell. 

 

Our Windsor-Detroit region is full of inspiring poetry, first rate fiction, outstanding non-fiction, amazing writers, and exciting publishers. At All Write in Sin City, we aim to bring them to you. Check out our show notes or sign up for email notifications on the site, and take a listen here or wherever you listen to podcasts.  

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All Write in Sin City

03/01/2020 - 12:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk/Performance

Before we were the Motor City, one of the nicknames we were known by was "Sin City." Maybe that's why we've got so many great stories to tell. 

 

Our Windsor-Detroit region is full of inspiring poetry, first rate fiction, outstanding non-fiction, amazing writers, and exciting publishers. At All Write in Sin City, we aim to bring them to you. Check out our show notes or sign up for email notifications on the site, and take a listen here or wherever you listen to podcasts.  

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All Write in Sin City

02/02/2020 - 12:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk/Performance

Before we were the Motor City, one of the nicknames we were known by was "Sin City." Maybe that's why we've got so many great stories to tell. 

Our Windsor-Detroit region is full of inspiring poetry, first rate fiction, outstanding non-fiction, amazing writers, and exciting publishers. At All Write in Sin City, we aim to bring them to you. Check out our show notes or sign up for email notifications on the site, and take a listen here or wherever you listen to podcasts.   

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Facets of Fatherhood

01/26/2020 - 2:00pm
Poetry
Reading/Performance

Brothers Edoardo and Carlo Ponti will team up in an emotional evening featuring poem readings by film director and author Edoardo Ponti excerpted from his poetry collection, Letters From A Young Father, which will reveal five compelling themes associated with one of the greatest journeys of all: fatherhood; illustrated by musical works of Antonin Dvorak, Benjamin Britten, Peter I. Tchaikovsky, Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Samuel Barber performed by the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra under conductor Carlo Ponti.

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Broad Stage
1310 11th St
Santa Monica, CA 90401

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Monica Fernandez
6264061206

Independent Author Night

01/10/2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Performance

Calling all Queens writers! Join us for an evening celebrating emerging authors in Astoria and beyond. If you're a writer with a work-in-progress or an independently published work, we invite you to participate! Please prepare a five-minute passage to share with the audience, and email events@astoriabookshop.com with your name & a description of what you'd like to read to sign up. Space is limited so please wait for us to confirm your spot via email.

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Astoria Bookshop
31-29 31st St
Astoria, NY 11106

Storytelling Show

01/09/2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Performance

Come to the Bookshop ready to tell a five-minute true story about something that happened to you. Don't worry about sticking to a theme...you don't have to. Participants' names will be pulled from a basket, open-mic style. And of course, non-storytellers welcome to join the audience! For 5 years we've had performances from authors with big book deals, standup comics with national TV credits, The Moth GrandSLAM performers and complete and total strangers who had a story to tell. FREE show. Hosted by David Lawson.

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Astoria Bookshop
31-29 31st St
Astoria, NY 11106

Umma Book Club: Stories from the North

01/19/2020 - 3:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Performance

Please join us for a monthly gathering that offers a starting point to discover a variety of narratives pertaining to the cultures of North American Indigenous people featuring the works of Inuit authors. Each of the four gatherings will present an opportunity to enjoy traditional storytelling as well as discuss books written by contemporary Inuit and Native American authors. January's book is "The Right to Be Cold: One Woman's Story of Protecting Her Culture, the Arctic and the Whole Planet" by Sheila Watt-Cloutier .

Price: free 

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University of Michigan Museum of Art
525 S. State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48189

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Umma Book Club

The Moth StorySLAM

02/20/2020 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Performance

Regular open-mic storytelling competitions. Open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the night's theme. Come tell a story, or just enjoy the show!

10 stories, 3 teams of judges, 1 winner. $15 online and at the door. 

This event always sells out! Tickets are on sale one week before the show at 3PM EDT, at themoth.org/events

HWBC does not sell tickets online or in-store in advance of the event.

June 11 DANGER

June 18 FOOD

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Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
126 Crosby St
New York, NY 10012

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