July 29, 2012 - 8:00pm
Author Adam Clay will present this Monday night, August 29, at the popular monthly poetry series hosted by Sarabande Books. Stop by after work for your dose of culture!
Poetry is no longer relegated to that dusty and mysterious side shelf, and no one will be grading your ability to find the meter or rhyme scheme. Modern poets share their writing and connect with audiences at the popular monthly reading series hosted by Sarabande Books.
July 29, 2012 - 7:59pm
Spoken word artist Touch Armour Class hosts a spoken word poetry open mic at Derby City Espresso on the second Wednesday of every month.
Poets and poetry lovers filled the Derby City Espresso coffee shop for The Word Spoken on Wednesday July 13, 2011. Performers took turns "in the round" sharing two - three pieces at a time. The open mic is billed as a place to meet for beer, fellowship and poetry, and the...
July 29, 2012 - 7:59pm
Performance poet Madison West will be releasing her cd "Wannabe" tonight at Jazzy Blu Cafe as part of the monthly poetry night by 30 Something Entertainment, which often has standing room only. The doors open at 7 p.m. and the cover is $10. (Dress to impress.)
Performance poet Madison West will be releasing her cd Wannabe tonight at Jazzy Blu Cafe as part of the monthly poetry night by 30 Something Entertainment, which often has standing room only. The doors open at 7 p.m. and the cover is $10. (Dress to impress.)
July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
The new documentary Louder than a Bomb hit Louisville this month as part of a project put together by Jeffersontown High School's arts & humanities departments. Students were left inspired and excited by performance poetry. Film subject Nate Marshall was also flown in from Chicago to visit and conduct workshops with young poets.
As young people, we’re taught that hard work brings success and of the importance of education. There are so many of us around, scribbling words and pictures that the world has yet to see existence of and so much of it is left overlooked or forgotten. It’s a daily struggle among the...
May 9, 2011 - 11:08am
Fiction, poetry, nonfiction, screenwriting and children's lit authors to speak
The Festival of Contemporary Writing, the state’s largest fall-spring reading series, will be held May 14-21 at Spalding University. The event will feature free readings by faculty, guests and alumni of Spalding University’s brief-residency Master of Fine Arts in Writing program. This...