The Spoken Word Stage Performance Schedule
is now available on the website. Check it out!
Labor Day Weekend: September 3 and 4
Reminder: If you have hand-out information on your publications, these can be displayed at the WG's Spoken Word Stage area at the POD tent. You can also put them at the Arts Alliance's table if you are a member of that.
CALL FOR POETS: Write a poem for the new original play RESILIENCE: Indiana’s Untold Story. The poem is about your perspective on WHY BLACK LIVES MATTER! Any style poem, it may be read by you or a performer. Maximum of 2 minutes. DEADLINE to submit your poem is Sept 21, 2016. Send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information see OPPORTUNITIES on this website.
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Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
This is our monthly business meeting. Get a glimpse behind-the-scenes of our events! Join us in making decisions and coming up with ideas. We meet in the Monroe County Public Library, room 214
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Sponsored by The Venue Fine Art & Gifts The Venue Fine Art & Gifts has invited ten gifted Poets to each select one painting by one of ten talented Artists, and write a Poem inspired by the Art. On each … Continue reading
Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Last Sunday Poetry Reading & Open Mic Co-presented by the Writers Guild and the Bloomington & Monroe County Convention Center With Guest Readers: Andrew Hubbard and Patricia Krahnke Come early to sign up for Open Mic! Free parking in the … Continue reading
Sep 3 @ 10:30 am – Sep 4 @ 5:00 pm
Spoken Word Stage at 4th Street Festival Presented by the Writers Guild at Bloomington and supported in part by the City of Bloomington Arts Commission’s Arts Project Grant Program Labor Day Weekend – Performance Schedule is listed below Saturday, September … Continue reading
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Harmonist at Nightfall: a Reading and Talk by Indiana’s Poet Laureate Our current state poet laureate, Shari Wagner, will read from her two published books as well as present several new poems. She will also talk about her inspiration as … Continue reading
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your bag lunch to the Hilltop Garden and Nature Center and have a picnic as you listen to music, poetry and prose. You’ll meet writers reading their work, and musicians improvising music. If you’re a writer, sign up for … Continue reading
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us for this generative writing workshop. You will be provided with prompts and have the opportunity to share your work. All genres welcomed. Facilitated by Lisa Kwong and Alisa Alering. Lisa is a lecturer of Asian American Studies and … Continue reading
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Interested in writing? In the art of the mystery novel? The Speed City Chapter of Sisters in Crime will host a panel discussion on writing and publishing. Several Indiana authors who write mysteries and books in other genres will discuss … Continue reading