Monday, January 14, 2008

There is something to learn from everyone and everything. This weekend, I learned about deep love from a group of writers/artists/brilliant visionaries as we came together and worked to plan the next stage of our creative processes...more on that later.

For now, if you're going to be in NYC at the end of the month, swing by these off the chain events featuring the works of African-American poets:

Wed. Jan. 30, 2008 - 10 p.m.
2nd Annual Cave Canem Fellows Reading
The Bowery Poetry Club
308 Bowery, New York, New York
$10 cover charge.
Fellows Michelle Berry, DeLana Dameron, Jacqueline Johnson, LaTasha Nevada Diggs, Krista Franklin, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Richard Hamilton; Myronn Hardy, Randall Horton, Marcus Jackson, Amanda Johnston, Jacqueline Jones LaMon, January O'Neal, Ernesto Mercer, Dante Micheaux, Indigo Moor, Nicole Sealey, Shia Shabazz, Evie Shockley, and Bianca Spriggs take a poetry marathon to New York City’s literary hot spot
Thur. Jan. 31, 2008 - 6 p.m.
The Affrilachian Poets @ The Nuyorican Poets Cafe
236 East 3rd Street, between Avenues B and C
New York, New York
$7 student
$10 general
Featuring: Kelly Norman Ellis, Ellen Hagan, Parneshia Jones, Amanda Johnston, Hao Wang, Mitchell L. H. Douglas, Bianca Spriggs, Natasha Marin, Marta Miranda and special guest Rane Arroyo.
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Dustin said...