Walk Towards It- Writers in Resistance Anthology Release
Jan
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

Walk Towards It- Writers in Resistance Anthology Release

Work by: Sharon Bridgforth, Junauda Petrus, Lisa Brimmer, Erin Sharkey 신선영 Sun Yung Shin, Ricardo Levins Morales, Andrea Jenkins, Ifrah Mansour, Susan Raffo, Rachel Moritz, May Lee-Yang, Sharon Day, Gabrielle Civil, Louis Alemayehu, adrienne maree brown, Lewis Wallace, Alma Luz Villanueva, Ayanna Muata, Lila Sarene, Josina Manu Maltzman, Paula Gunn Allen, Coya White Hat-Artichoker, Juma B. Essie.

Come to the Book release party. (Books will be for sale at special price of $10) Many of the poets and writers will be there to read their work. Cap off a weekend of protest with some food for the soul. Tickets $5 at the door.

Available at www.fierceshimmer.com $15 (includes shipping)

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Writers Resist Twin Cities at Intermedia Arts
Jan
15
6:00pm 6:00pm

Writers Resist Twin Cities at Intermedia Arts

Sunday, Jan. 15

6:00 - 7:00 (open mic)

7:00 - 9:00 pm (featured readers)

Intermedia Arts, 2822 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis

 

Bring your words and voices in celebration of literature as a force for social change. Open mic followed by readings by David Mura, V.V. Ganeshananthan, Julie Schumacher, Kim Todd, and others. Co-sponsored by the Dramatist's Guild of America and TerraLuna Collaborative. For more information, contact Andy Johnson at andy@terralunacollaborative.com

 

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Cracked Walnut at Red Stag
Jan
15
4:00pm 4:00pm

Cracked Walnut at Red Stag

The Cracked Walnut: Writers Resist will feature original work and other select pieces from several local writers including Alyssa Whiting, Elizabeth Tannen, Jeanne Lutz, Jennifer Bowen Hicks, Jennifer Filardo, Nancy Cook, Ngihem Tran, Patrick Werle, Tami Mohammed Brown and others. The event will be hosted by David Stein.

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TIC at the Soap Factory
Jan
15
2:30pm 2:30pm

TIC at the Soap Factory

Join us at the Soap Factory, where multiple writers perform original work in response to political artwork, media, and our current climate. Writers include: Mary Austin Speaker, Pamela Fletcher, Michael Kleber-Diggs, Ashleigh Lambert, Gretchen Marquette, Chris Martin, Lara Mimosa Montes, Rachel Mortiz, Ka Vang, Clarence White, and Elizabeth Workman.

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The Loft Celebrates Voices of Our Nations Artists Faculty Reading
Jan
14
7:00pm 7:00pm

The Loft Celebrates Voices of Our Nations Artists Faculty Reading

Guest Faculty include Chris Abani, Natalie Diaz, and Elmaz Abinader read at the Loft Voices of Our Nations Artist Residency weekend. Regular $15. Member $10.

Advanced tickets guarantee a general admission seat and help cover the Loft's costs to host the event. Pay-what-you-can tickets are available at the door 30 minutes prior to the event on a first-come, first-served basis. No one turned away for lack of funds. Doors open 30 minutes before the event. Seating is general admission (not assigned). www.loft.org

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Blackness Be Lit: An Epic Poetry Showcase
Jan
13
7:00pm 7:00pm

Blackness Be Lit: An Epic Poetry Showcase

BlackTableArts is an emerging arts based organization that seeks to conjure other worlds through black art by connecting creatives and cultivating volume in Black Life. A reading featuring Danez Smith, Brittany Delaney, Tamera LarkinsFayise AbrahimFatima CamaraKeno EvolSigne Harriday +More! Proceeds from this event will support www.BlackTableArts.com

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