Events

May 2021

Monday, May 3, 2021; 7:00-8:00 pm PST: Odd Mondays with Arisa White, MK Chavez, and Vickie Vertiz. Email oddmondaysnoevalley@gmail.com for Zoom link.

Friday, May 14, 2021; 7:00 pm EST: Academy of American Poets: Arisa White & Nikky Finney. Academy of American Poets Chancellor and Wallace Stevens Award winner Nikky Finney joins Arisa White, author of the poetic memoir Who’s Your Daddy (Augury Books, 2021). Free with registration. Register here: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/books-noted-live-with-5/register

WORKSHOP: Saturday, May 15, 2021; 10:00 am-1:00 pm PST: Hedgebrook VorTEXT Intensive: Stars & Scars: A Poetic Constellating of the Things that Broke Us; Sliding Scale. Register here: https://www.hedgebrook.org/arisa-white-registration

Wednesday, May 19, 2021; 1:00-2:30 pm EST: The Brooklyn Rail: Radical Poetry Reading curated by Arisa White, featuring Lauren K. Alleyne, Aricka Foreman, Joy Priest, and Imani Tolliver. Register here: https://brooklynrail.org/events/2021/05/19/radical-poetry-reading-with-arisa-white/

Thursday, May 20, 2021; 6:30-8:00 pm EST: Who’s Your Daddy: Writing Collectively Through Personal Absence, Rockland Public Library, sponsored by the Maine Humanities Council World in Your Library Speaker Series. For a link to the talk, email elewis@rocklandmaine.gov by 4 pm EST on May 20 and identify the event in the subject line.

Tuesday, May 25, 2021; 3:00-4:00 pm PST: North Lights: Drinks and Conversation with Arisa White & Daniel Handler. Details forthcoming