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May 2021

Friday
7
11:00 AM

For Mother’s Day this year, Jane Fonda and Greenpeace are hosting a very special Fire Drill Friday virtual rally to honor the profound gifts, wisdom, and responsibilities of motherhood. An incredible lineup of speakers will share, in words and song, the beautiful complexities of stewardship and why climate action can not wait.

Join Jane Fonda, Greenpeace USA Executive Director Annie Leonard; Climate Justice Liaison of Environmental Defense Fund and Senior Advisor of Moms Clean Air Heather Mcteer Toney; Executive Director of the Asian Pacific Environmental Network Miya Yoshitani; professor, scientist, and author Robin Wall Kimmerer; and Ellen Dorsey of the Wallace...

VIRTUAL EVENT. Pacific Time.

Los Angeles, CA
Greenpeace's Fire Drill Fridays
N/A
Los Angeles, CA 90001
United States
Friday
7
6:00 PM

Join Aimee Nezhukumatathil and Peggy Robles-Alvarado, two resonant authors whose works explore the worlds within and without. There will be a reading of their work, conversation, and a question and answer portion. Register here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. EASTERN TIME.

New York, NY
Word Up Community Bookshop
N/A
New York, NY 10032
United States
Saturday
8
12:00 PM

Join Michael Kleber-Diggs, Dr. Martina McGowan, and Roscoe Burnems as they discuss the their different journeys through poetry and publishing. More details here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Eastern Time.

Richmond, VA
RVA Book Lover's Festival
N/A
Richmond, VA 23173
United States
Saturday
8
1:30 PM

Join torrin a. greathouse for a reading at RVA Book Lover's Festival! More details here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Eastern Time.

Richmond, VA
RVA Book Lover's Festival
N/A
Richmond, VA 23173
United States
Saturday
8
2:00 PM

torrin a. greathouse in conversation with Jorge Mendez, Roscoe Burnems, and KaNikki Jakarta as they discuss the process of writing poetry versus performing spoken word poetry. More details here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Eastern Time.

Richmond, VA
RVA Book Lover's Festival
N/A
Richmond, VA 23173
United States
Saturday
8
7:00 PM

Kazim Ali, Diane Wilson, & Moheb Soliman will discuss how the environmental crisis connects with their communities and writing. More information here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Central Time.

Minneapolis, MN
The Loft
N/A
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
Sunday
16
4:00 PM

Join María Baranda and Paul Hoover as they introduce their breathtaking new translation of The Complete Poems of San Juan de la Cruz, hosted by Alta Mesa Center for the Arts at 4pm PT. Register here, and visit the Facebook event for more details.

VIRTUAL EVENT. PACIFIC TIME.

Orinda, CA
Alta Mesa Center for the Arts
N/A
Orinda, CA 94563
United States

June 2021

Saturday
26
7:00 PM

Join Aimee Nezhukumatathil and Ross Gay at the Merwin Conservancy for the Green Room Series. More details here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Eastern Time.

Ha‘ikū, HI
Merwin Conservancy
N/A
Ha‘ikū, HI 96708
United States