Poetry for the whole family!
Join renowned children theater group and storytime extraordinaire Flights of Fantasy Story Theatre on a poetic journey where Emily Dickinson has a serious talk with her Muse and a face has to learn to get along!
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Two Stellar Poets of the L.A. Literary World with a Legend of the Rock World. Dorothy Barresi. Carine Topal. John Densmore.
In honor of National Poetry Month, this afternoon's event is the third poetry collaboration between Beyond Baroque – celebrating its 50th anniversary - the Los Angeles Poetry Festival and the Skirball Cultural Center. Curated and hosted by Suzanne Lummis, the program draws together major poets of the Los Angeles region and, sometimes, noted poets from out-of-state, together with an artist of another genre, and celebrates the anthology, Wide Awake: Poets of Los Angeles and Beyond. This year's reading and performances, which touch upon the theme of Memory and acknowledges Holocaust Remembrance Day, April 12. Both Dorothy Barresi and Carine Topal will be reading from, and discuss, their newly published collections, "What We Did While We Made More Guns" and "In Order of Disappearance", respectively. Special guest John Densmore will be performing poetry from "Wide Awake" with music.
Celebration for The American Journal of Poetry at Beyond Baroque
March 31, 2018, 6:00pm - March 31, 2018, 8:30pm
Hosted by Suzanne Lummis, reader, together with Dorothy Barresi, Christopher Buckley, Helene Cardona, Alexis Rhone Fancher, John Fitzgerald, Cecilia Woloch, Brenda Yates.
This fine on-line publication edited by Robert Nazarene has featured poets from across the country, including Bob Hicok, Nance Van Winckel, Thylias Moss, Lola Haskin, David Kirby, Timothy Liu, Daniel Lawless -- and these poets from Los Angles, as well as others. Come hear a range voices and get to know this new journal.
Regular admission. Members FREE
Mount San Antonio College is hosting its 11th Annual Writers’ Weekend for aspiring writers from our college, other California colleges, and the surrounding community. Fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction writers, scriptwriters, actors, painters, sculptors, and all visual artists: this is your chance to network, workshop, and create with others who share your passion.