Tag Archives: Poetry

July Videos: Tara Betts & Timothy Yu

Last month we had the honor of hosting the pre-release party for Another Chicago Magazine ACM50. It was quite a lively night with Timothy Yu, Bayo Ojikutu, Tara Betts, and Quraysh Ali Lansana has features. The night was not without … Continue reading

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Join The Circus! :: Art Scene This Week

Encyclopedia Show: Season Finale Wed. June 9, 2010 Vittum Theatre, 1012 N. Vittum, Chicago 7:30 – 9:30 Chicago, IL – Chicago Slam Works brings to you the season finale of the 2009 Orgie Theatre Award winning Encyclopedia Show at the … Continue reading

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May Videos! Larry O. Dean & Lauren Pretnar!

Check out videos of Larry O. Dean & Lauren Pretnar from our May installment of Revolving Door! For more videos of our past features visit our PhotoGallery page.

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John Murillo on Blogtalk Radio!

Check out an interview with poet John Murillo. John Murillo is a Cave Canem fellow and author of Up Jump the Boogie, his debut collection of poems. Book review on Up Jump the Boogie coming soon!! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/onword/2010/05/21/the-blood-jet-writing-hour-hosted-by-rachelle-cruz

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Rhino Reads! :: Art Scene This Week

Rhino Reads! A Monthly Poetry Series Friday, May 28 Brothers K, 500 Main St. Evanston, IL Open Mike 6:00 – 6:30, Featured Poets 6:45 – 7:30 This friday, Rhino Reads! will feature: Jacob Saenz is a graduate of Columbia College Chicago where … Continue reading

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Next Reading Series Installment:: May 19

The Revolving Door Reading Series —A monthly series of poetry and cultural musings at Red Kiva, 1108 W. Randolph / Open mic: 7:30PM / Features: 8PM Wednesday, May 19 Larry O. Dean was born and raised in Flint, Michigan. As … Continue reading

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We Want You! Now Introducing “Poem of the Week”

Since we have this great space we love sooo much, we want to share it with you and your words! Submit a poem to us and we’ll post it on our site as “Poem of the Week.” Each week will … Continue reading

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Revolving Door Recommends: Black Box, Cafe Jumping Bean & More

Here are a few things we think you’ll love! Check them out and let us know what you think! Black Box by Erin Belieu Black Box is a raw, intense book, fueled by a devastating infidelity. With her marriage shattered, … Continue reading

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Cabaret Cabaret! :: Chicago Art Scene This Week!

Here you go, Kiddies! These are a few events you can find yourself musing through this week! Off the Top Freestyle Rap Battle Monday May 17, 8:0oPM – 2:00AM Crocodile Lounge, 1540 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL Chicago Freestyle Rap … Continue reading

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Bring Your Own Beats!: Chicago Art Scene This Week

If you’re thinking of traipsing around the streets of Chicago this week, here are a few hip happenings you can find yourself stumbling into! Book Release Party for John Franklin Dandridge’s Further Down Rd. Monday, May 10th @ 8:00PM Tonic … Continue reading

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