15 Dec

TMT Trio

Join us for an evening of jazz with TMT Trio and visual artist Jerry Birchfield! TMT Trio joins forces with visual artist Jerry Birchfield for a unique multi disciplinary experience. This event will also be a CD and book release for a 2 CD set of music by TMT Trio with a book of photography […]

2019-12-15 6 p.m. 2019-12-15 7:30pm America/New_York TMT Trio 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, December 15, 2019

6 p.m. - 7:30pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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16 Dec

Sembène Film Festival: Eddie Jefferson documentary

Join us for a screening of Eddie Jefferson LIVE in concert from the Jazz Showcase presented by Sembène – The Film & Arts Festival. World renown saxophonist Richie Cole will leading the Q&A after the film. (run time: 60 minutes) The revered Jazz vocalist Eddie Jefferson, who was born in Pittsburgh 101 years ago, is […]

2019-12-16 7 p.m. 2019-12-16 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Sembène Film Festival: Eddie Jefferson documentary 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, December 16, 2019

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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17 Dec

Tania Grubbs: I AM, Volume 6 MUSIC

Join us for an evening of jazz tributes with vocalist Tania Grubbs as the I AM series comes to a close. In Vol. 6  Tania will celebrate artists & singer-songwriters Joni Mitchell and Laura Nyro. LAURA NYRO: one of the most gifted spiritual singer-songwriter with a gravitational pull towards the music she heard in the […]

2019-12-17 7 p.m. 2019-12-17 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Tania Grubbs: I AM, Volume 6 MUSIC 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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6 Jan

French Conversation Group

Do you want to maintain or perfect your French? Do you like lively conversation? Well, come join us for conversation in a welcoming environment where we’ll speak 100% in French. Proficiency in the language is required. (This event will be held downstairs in our Word Cellar.) Vous voulez maintenir ou perfectionner vos compétences en français […]

2020-01-06 6:00 PM 2020-01-06 7:00 PM America/New_York French Conversation Group 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, January 6, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free TICKETS
12 Jan

Editorial Masterclass with [PANK]'s Jessica Fischoff

Join Jessica Fischoff of [PANK] for a Master Class on Publishing! Learn all about publishing your writing in literary journals and presses! Space is limited, but open to all community members of all levels. Bring your own writing supplies.  We will discuss tactics of how to prepare a successful submission and how to find the […]

2020-01-12 3:00pm 2020-01-12 4:30pm America/New_York Editorial Masterclass with [PANK]'s Jessica Fischoff 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, January 12, 2020

3:00pm - 4:30pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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14 Jan

Kickback: Exposing the Global Corporate Bribery Network

Join us for an evening of reading and discussion with David Montero! Kickback explores a global system of corruption and inequality: it traces how many of the most prestigious corporations in the world, including Fortune 500s, pay billions of dollars in illegal bribes every year to some of the most authoritarian and repressive regimes in […]

2020-01-14 7 p.m. 2020-01-14 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Kickback: Exposing the Global Corporate Bribery Network 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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19 Jan

Free Association Reading Series

Join us for the season return of intimate readings with exceptional writers co-curated by Pat Hart and Marc Nieson of the Free Association Reading Series.  Featured Writers: Chiwan Choi is the author of 3 books of poetry, The Flood (Tía Chucha Press, 2010), Abductions (Writ Large Press, 2012), and The Yellow House (CCM, 2017). He wrote, […]

2020-01-19 5:00 p.m. 2020-01-19 6:30 p.m. America/New_York Free Association Reading Series 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, January 19, 2020

5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free TICKETS
20 Jan

Art of Translation Series: Sara Khalili 

Join us as we celebrate acclaimed Iranian translator Sara Khalili in the fifth installment of our Art of Translation Series. Sara will read and discuss her latest translation Moon Brow by Shahriar Mandanipour. Sara Khalili is an editor and translator of contemporary Iranian literature. Her translations include Moon Brow and Censoring an Iranian Love Story by Shahriar Mandanipour, The Pomegranate Lady […]

2020-01-20 7:00 PM 2020-01-20 8:30 PM America/New_York Art of Translation Series: Sara Khalili  40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, January 20, 2020

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free TICKETS
21 Jan

Latinx & Proud! Series: Carlos Andrés Gómez

Join us for a reading celebrating the work of Latinx literary voices. This installment of the Latinx & Proud! Reading Series will feature Carlos Andrés Gómez, Diannely Antigua, Juno Nascimento, and Rosa Iris Alvarez.  Featured Performers: Carlos Andrés Gómez is a Colombian American poet from New York City & the author of Hijito (ee-HEE-toe), winner […]

2020-01-21 7:00 PM 2020-01-21 8:30 PM America/New_York Latinx & Proud! Series: Carlos Andrés Gómez 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free TICKETS
26 Jan

Pittsburgh Songwriters in the Round

It all begins with a song. In this acoustic, Nashville-style round, four songwriters will take turns sharing their original songs and the stories behind how they were written. Presented in cooperation with the Pittsburgh, PA Chapter of the Nashville Songwriters Association International.  Featured Songwriters: KIM MAVERICK is a singer-songwriter-scribbler obsessed with the power of storytelling. She […]

2020-01-26 6:00 PM 2020-01-26 7:00 PM America/New_York Pittsburgh Songwriters in the Round 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, January 26, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free TICKETS
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City of Asylum creates a thriving community for writers, readers, and neighbors. We provide sanctuary to endangered literary writers, and offer a broad range of literary programs in a community setting to encourage cross-cultural exchange.

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