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bUTTON pOETRY lIVE fEAT. eBONY sTEWART - nOV. 4, 2019

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Join us on Monday November 4th for Button Poetry Live at Park Square Theatre!

November's feature is Ebony Stewart!

Park Square Theatre Company

Doors at 7PM // Show at 7:30PM

Sign-up for the slam closes at 7:25PM SHARP!

Tickets: $12 in advance // $15 at the door

About your Feature:
Ebony Stewart is an international touring poet and performance artist. Her work speaks to the black experience, with emphasis on gender, sexuality, womanhood, and race, with the hopes to be relatable, remove shame, heal minds, encourage dialogue, and inspire folks in marginalized communities. As one of the most decorated poets in Texas, Ebony is a respected coach and mentor, one of the top touring poets in the country, and a Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion. The Sexual Health activist and former Sex Educator is also pursuing a license as a Sex Therapist. As a playwright, Ebony’s one woman shows, Hunger and OCEAN have received B. Iden Payne Awards and the David Mark Cohen New Play Award. She is the author of Love Letters to Balled Fists and Home.Girl.Hood. Her work has been featured in For Harriet, AfroPunk, Teen Vogue, and The Texas Observer. The only poet to perform at the Seattle 2018 Pride Festival before 200,000 people, was Ebony Stewart. She is the #storyoftheblackgirlwinning.

 

i shimmer sometimes, too Release Show— Nov. 17, 2019

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Join us on Sunday November 17th for i shimmer sometimes, too release show by Porsha Olayiwola!

Hosted by Sarah Ogutu

November 17, 2019
Icehouse MPLS
Doors: 7PM | Show: 7:30PM
Prices: $12/Advance | $15/At the door

About the artist:

Porsha Olayiwola is a writer, performer, educator and curator who uses afro-futurism and surrealism to examine historical and current issues in the Black, woman, and queer diasporas. She is an Individual World Poetry Slam Champion and is the current poet laureate for the city of Boston.

 

Button Poetry Live Feat. Daniel Garcia — Dec. 2, 2019

Get your tickets here: http://bit.ly/buttonlive1202

Join us on Monday December 2nd for Button Poetry Live at Park Square Theatre! December's feature is Daniel Garcia!

Park Square Theatre Company

Doors at 7PM // Show at 7:30PM

Sign-up for the slam closes at 7:25PM SHARP!

Tickets: $12 in advance // $15 at the door

About your Feature:
Daniel Garcia’s work appears or is forthcoming in Crab Fat Magazine, SLICE, The Offing, Denver Quarterly, Bat City Review and elsewhere. A semifinalist for the Frank McCourt Memoir Prize, Daniel is a recipient of the Myong Cha Son Haiku Award, a Rustbelt Poetry Slam Champion, and the 1st Place Personal Essay Award at the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference. appears or is forthcoming in Crab Fat Magazine, SLICE, The Offing, Denver Quarterly, Bat City Review and elsewhere. A semifinalist for the Frank McCourt Memoir Prize, Daniel is a recipient of the Myong Cha Son Haiku Award, a Rustbelt Poetry Slam Champion, and the 1st Place Personal Essay Award at the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference.