13 Sep

Mara Rosenbloom & Flyways ft. Natalie Scenters-Zapico, Roy Gúzman, & Toi Derricotte

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. Mara Rosenbloom & Flyways will be the featured jazz performers. Poets Natalie Scenters-Zapico, Roy Gúzman, Toi Derricotte, and Corrine Jasmine will perform. Featured Musicians: Mara […]

2019-09-13 7 p.m. 2019-09-13 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Mara Rosenbloom & Flyways ft. Natalie Scenters-Zapico, Roy Gúzman, & Toi Derricotte 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Friday, September 13, 2019

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

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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14 Sep

Sara Serpa & Emmanuel Iduma's "Intimate Strangers"

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. Sara Serpa and her band along with poet Emmanuel Iduma will perform the collaborative project Intimate Strangers. A collaboration between Portuguese vocalist-composer Sara Serpa and Nigerian […]

2019-09-14 7 p.m. 2019-09-14 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Sara Serpa & Emmanuel Iduma's "Intimate Strangers" 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Saturday, September 14, 2019

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

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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15 Sep

Myra Melford & Nicole Mitchell ft. Alison C. Rollins

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. Myra Melford and Nicole Mitchell will be the featured jazz performers. Poets Alison Rollins, Celeste Gainey, Cameron Barnett, and Ellen McGrath Smith will perform. Featured Musicians: The […]

2019-09-15 6:00pm 2019-09-15 8:00pm America/New_York Myra Melford & Nicole Mitchell ft. Alison C. Rollins 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, September 15, 2019

6:00pm - 8:00pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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19 Sep

Oliver Lake OGJB Quartet ft. Alicia Ostriker

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. Oliver Lake and his band OGJB will be the featured jazz performers. Poets Alicia Ostriker, Arai Takako, Easther Chigama, Efe Duyan, and Osama Alomar will perform.   Saxophonist, […]

2019-09-19 7 p.m. 2019-09-19 9:00 p.m. America/New_York Oliver Lake OGJB Quartet ft. Alicia Ostriker 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Thursday, September 19, 2019

7 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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20 Sep

Oliver Lake OGJB Quartet ft. Justin Phillip Reed

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. Oliver Lake and his band OGJB will be the featured jazz performers. Poets Justin Phillip Reed, Arai Takako, Easther Chigama, Efe Duyan, and Tuhin Das will perform. Saxophonist, poet […]

2019-09-20 7 p.m. 2019-09-20 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Oliver Lake OGJB Quartet ft. Justin Phillip Reed 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Friday, September 20, 2019

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

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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26 Sep

The Possible 4 ft. Vievee Francis

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. The Possible will be the featured jazz performers. Poets Vievee Francis, Ruth Awad, S. Brook Corfman, and Lisa Summe will perform. Featured Musicians: Jure Pukl is recipient […]

2019-09-26 7:00pm 2019-09-26 9:00pm America/New_York The Possible 4 ft. Vievee Francis 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Thursday, September 26, 2019

7:00pm - 9:00pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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27 Sep

The Possible 4 ft. Margaret Ross

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. The Possible will be the featured jazz performers. Poet Margaret Ross and featured local writers will perform. Featured Musicians: Jure Pukl is recipient of the […]

2019-09-27 7:00pm 2019-09-27 9:00pm America/New_York The Possible 4 ft. Margaret Ross 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Friday, September 27, 2019

7:00pm - 9:00pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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28 Sep

The Possible 4 ft. Ilya Kaminsky, Tarfia Faizullah, & Franny Choi

Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fourteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. The Possible will be the featured jazz performers. Poets Ilya Kaminsky, Tarfia Faizullah, and Franny Choi will perform. Featured Musicians: Jure Pukl is recipient of […]

2019-09-28 7:00pm 2019-09-28 9:00pm America/New_York The Possible 4 ft. Ilya Kaminsky, Tarfia Faizullah, & Franny Choi 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Saturday, September 28, 2019

7:00pm - 9:00pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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22 Mar

American Monster

American Monster: Love & politics in an age of corruption “It is conventional to call ”monster” any blending of dissonant elements. I call ”monster” every original inexhaustible beauty.”-Alfred Jarry Join us for a multicultural poetry reading in our intimate Word Cellar venue with Christian Nowlin, Jose Padua, and Michael Simms presented in partnership with Vox Populi. Featured Writers: […]

2020-03-22 5 p.m. 2020-03-22 6:30 p.m. America/New_York American Monster 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, March 22, 2020

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

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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