#BlackPoetsSpeakOut: AUSTIN: Call for Readers

CALL FOR READERS We have about 4 people signed up to read. We need poets and allies to step up to the mic. Experienced and new readers welcome. This is a safe space for a greater cause… justice reform against police violence. Email Amanda Johnston at amejohnston@gmail.com to sign up or ask questions. No bios. […]

Sat 5/16: Writing the Flash Graphic Memoir

In this brief workshop, Jane Hawley will discuss the flash graphic memoir and host a creative space in which participants will begin designing and writing their own short graphic narratives. Bring your notebooks, pens, laptops, or phones–anything you feel most comfortable with recording your own ideas. Participants of all skill levels and interests are welcome. […]

Fri 5/15: #BlackPoetsSpeakOut: AUSTIN

“We will not remain silent while this nation murders black people. We have a right to be angry.” Café Libro Open-Mike hosts the second #BlackPoetsSpeakOut event in Austin. Black poets and allies are invited to read a poem by a black poet in response to police violence and be recorded for the BPSO website: www.blackpoetsspeakout.org […]