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Writing as Resistance: Performance and Open Mic event

  • Oasis Center 1704 Charlotte Ave #200, Nashville, TN 37203 Nashville, TN US (map)


Featuring youth wrtiers performing poetry and fiction. 

“Art—whether it’s creative writing, visual art, performance art, film—is a form of resistance. None of us wants to be invisible, unseen by our community, cast off, marginalized. Art gives us a way to say, “I am here.” 
–Terry Thaxton, from Creative Writing in the Community

6:45pm -- sign up for Open-Mic list (first come--first serve). 
*We have slots for up to 15 people to read ONE poem or a short excerpt from a fiction or creative non-fiction piece. 

Event will start at 7pm

-Featured Readers
-Open mic after

*Coffee and Sweets will be provided

Earlier Event: April 29
Lyrical Brew
Later Event: June 4
Etal reading series