Fresno Poets' Association Reading Series, Fresno, CA
Sep
29
7:00 PM19:00

Fresno Poets' Association Reading Series, Fresno, CA

The Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing at Fresno State presents an evening with the Fresno State MFA Faculty as part of the Fresno Poets’ Association reading series.

Location: Arte Américas, 1630 Van Ness Ave. Admission and parking are free. Call 559.278.1569 for information.

Creative Writing Program faculty will read from their latest works: Venita Blackburn, author of the story collection Black Jesus and Other Superheroes; Joseph Cassara, author of the novel The House of Impossible Beauties; Steven Church, author of the nonfiction book I'm Just Getting to the Disturbing Part; Corrinne Clegg Hales, author of the poetry collection To Make it Right; John Hales, author of the nonfiction book Shooting Polaris; Brynn Saito, author of the poetry collection Power Made Us Swoon; and Tim Skeen, author of the poetry collection Risk.

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"Storytelling for Change" Performances, Fresno, CA
Oct
27
to Oct 28

"Storytelling for Change" Performances, Fresno, CA

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Original pieces performed by Storytelling for Change fellows, a program of Yonsei Memory Project. Each performance includes a guest artist sharing poetry, story, and dialogue. Nikiko Masumoto and Brynn Saito's Yonsei Memory Project remembers the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II and connects the struggles of the past with today's unfinished promises of justice and equality. These performances will connect us to themes of social change, civil liberties, and resilience.

Saturdays: Oct 27 and Nov 3 at 7:30pm

Sundays: Oct 28 and Nov 4 at 2pm

Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets

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"Storytelling for Change" Performances, Fresno, CA
Nov
3
to Nov 4

"Storytelling for Change" Performances, Fresno, CA

Original pieces performed by Storytelling for Change fellows, a program of Yonsei Memory Project. Each performance includes a guest artist sharing poetry, story, and dialogue. Nikiko Masumoto and Brynn Saito's Yonsei Memory Project remembers the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II and connects the struggles of the past with today's unfinished promises of justice and equality. These performances will connect us to themes of social change, civil liberties, and resilience.

Saturdays: Oct 27 and Nov 3 at 7:30pm

Sundays: Oct 28 and Nov 4 at 2pm

Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets

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The Broad Stage, Los Angeles, CA
Feb
10
2:00 PM14:00

The Broad Stage, Los Angeles, CA

Red Hen Press Presents: The Fool in the World. Composer Sophia Serghi and writer Nancy Schoenberger combine to present a multi-art performance piece comprising original music, poetry and artwork, inspired by the imagery of the 22 cards of the Tarot’s Major Arcana. This piece is presented in conversation with the narrative poetry of Judy Grahn and Brynn Saito.

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