Wednesday, May 25, 2016: Emo Fru + Kundiman / 7:30pm / Botanic Lab Bar, 86 Orchard Street, LES
A night of live poetry that explores (un)documented immigration, migration, home, exile, and what it means to be(come) American. Poems written by the poets of Kundiman, which is dedicated to the creation, cultivation, and promotion of Asian American literature. Poems by: Janine Joseph, Sahar Muradi, Chialun Chang, Sokunthary Svay, Vikas Menton, Julia Munslow, Hieu Huynh, Rachel Ansong, Samina Hadi-Tabassum, Ansley Moon, and Marina Blitshteyn. Performed by a cast of actors from film, television, and stage.
Celebrate LES History Month with neighborhood poets: Leila Ortiz, Marcella Durand, Edward Arrocha, Brenda Coultas, and friends. Come at 2pm and share your memories of the LES with Typewritten Tales (live typewriters present!). Organized by Mindy Levokove and Sahar Muradi.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016: Tract 187 Reading / 7pm / The West End Lounge, 955 West End Ave., NY, NY 10025
Performers include: Playwright/Poet HOWARD PFLANZER, Writer/Performer SAHAR MURADI, Poet CLAUDIA SEREA, and Musical Guests MIKE SKLIAR AND SETH GOLDMAN... and you on the open mic? Come early and sign up!
Thursday, April 21, 2016: WoC Writers Workshop Reading & Wine Reception / 7:30pm / Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Brooklyn, NY 11217
Tuesday, April 5, 2016: A4 Town Hall Featuring Kundiman Fellows / 6:30pm / Asian American Writers' Workshop,
Friday, March 18, 2016: Persian Arts Festival 2016 / 8:30pm / National Sawdust, 80 N 6th St., Brooklyn, NY 11249