GRITO

EVENTS

6/19/2018

Nuestra Palabra

90.1 KPFT Interview

6-7 p.m. CST

Soundcloud Archive

 

6/3/2018

We (Too) are Philly:  Black and Brown Joy

Curated by Philadelphia Poet Laureate Raquel Salas Rivera

Pentridge Station

7 p.m.

5116 Pentridge Street

Philadelphia, PA 19143

FB Page

 

5/22/2018

Theaterworks! Plays on Caregiving

The Center for Humanities

City University of New York Graduate Center

Elebash Recital Hall

7 p.m.

365 5th Avenue

New York, NY 10016

Event Page

 

4/27/2018

Teachers and Students Reading and Writing Together

Lehman College

7 p.m.

250 Bedford Park Boulevard

Bronx, NY 10468

 

4/24/2018

Geraldine Dodge Poetry Foundation

Mini-Festival

Ramsey High School

256 E. Main Street

Ramsey, NJ 07446

 

3/29/2018

Geraldine Dodge Poetry Foundation

Mini-Festival

Hunterdon Central Regional High School

84 New Jersey 31

Flemington, NJ 08822

 

3/15/2018

Montclair Poetry Festival

First Congregational Church

6:30 p.m.

40 South Fullerton Avenue

Montclair, NJ 07042

Event Page

 

1/4/2018

“Returning to the Bronx: Homosexuality and

Coming of Age in Chulito and Juliet Takes a Breath”

Writing New York: The Other Boroughs

Modern Language Association Annual Conference

Midtown Hilton

New York, New York

Conference Proceedings

 

9/16/2017

South Bronx Love Letter

Five Boro Story Project

New York Restoration Project

Rhodebeck Community Garden

5 p.m.

927 Faile Street

Bronx, NY 10455

Event Page

 

8/17/2017

Lunchtime Poems at Military Park

The Geraldine Dodge Poetry Foundation

12:30 p.m.

Newark , NJ

FB Event Flyer

 

6/24/2017

Poetas: Celebrating Latinx Poets

Volumes Book Cafe

7:30 p.m.

1474 N. Milwaukee Avenue

Chicago, IL 60622

FB Event Page

 

6/22/2017

Palabra Pura

The Guild Literary Complex of Chicago

Pint

7:30 p.m.

1547 N. Milwaukee Avenue

Chicago, IL 60622

FB Event Page

 

6/3/2017

"Something Has Tried to Kill Me and Has Failed:

Life-giving Poetry and Social Change"

Celebrating the Poetic Legacy of Whitman,

Williams, and Ginsberg: A Literary Festival and Conference

The Poetry Center

Passaic County Community College

Paterson, NJ 07505

Event archive

 

 3/24/2017

"Life in a Flash: Teaching Bronx Writers to Slow Down

 and Write Flash Fiction"

Flash Fiction Theory and Practice

Northeast Modern Language Association

4:45-6:15 p.m

Chasseur Room

Baltimore Marriot Waterfront

700 Aliceanna Street

Baltimore, MD 21202

Convention Schedule

 

 3/16/2017

Thinking In Full Color

Bronx Community College

12-2 p.m.

2155 University Avenue

Bronx, NY 10453

Free!

FB Page

 

 2/17/2017

 “Punks and Hipsters: Latina Outsiders in Literature and Media"

City University of New York

Colloquium for Research in Latina/o Culture and Theory

CUNY Graduate Center

2-4 p.m.

365 5th Avenue

New York, NY 10016

Bill Orchard at worchard@qc.cuny.edu to RSVP by 2/7/17

(and obtain the paper in advance)

 

2/2/2017

Montclair Monthy Poetry Series

Montclair Public Library Auditorium

7 p.m.

50 South Fullerton Avenue

Montclair, NJ 07042

Free!

Event Ad and Map

 

 1/28/2017

Latinxs Against Everyone: Poetry and Protest

powerHouse Arena

5-7:30 p.m.

28 Adams Street

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Free!

FB Page

 

1/25/2017

South Jersey Poets Collective

World Above  Free Poetry Night

7 p.m.

Dante Hall

14 N. Mississippi Avenue

Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Free!

Event Page

 

11/15/2016

New Jersey City University's

Multicultural Awareness Month

Thinking In Full Color

7 p.m.

2039 Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City , New Jersey

 

11/7/2016

New Jersey City University's

Multicultural Awareness Month

Thinking In Full Color

6 p.m.

2039 Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City , New Jersey

 

 10/21/2016

 Geraldine Dodge Poetry Festival

Poetry and Storytelling

Center for Investigative Reporting Project on the NJ Heroin Epidemic

North Star Auditorium

3:20 - 4:20 p.m.

10 Washington Pl, Newark, NJ 07102

Dodge Festival Program and Registration

 

9/28/2016

 Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

The Art of Latinidad: Playwright Carmen Rivera and

the Role of the Arts in the Latino Community

Featured Speaker

Bronx Community College

North Hall Library

Thurgood Marshall Law Room, NL 314

2 p.m.

2155 University Avenue, Bronx , NY 10453

Event Page

 

 9/23/2016

The University of Texas

Creative Writing Program  Reading Series

featuring GRITO!

7 p.m.

One UTSA Circle

San Antonio, TX 78249

Event Page

 

7/12/2015

Brick City Speaks

@ Living Incubator Performance Space (LIPS)

in the Gateway Project Spaces

7 p.m.

2 Gateway Center

Newark , NJ

(in Penn Station)

Brick City Website

 

6/12/2016

Stereo. Island. Mosaic. Book Party

presented by Kweli Journal

 12 noon

at The Nuyorian Poets Cafe'

 

featuring

Dr. Grisel Y. Acosta

Rosebud Ben-Oni

Marina Carreira

Wo Chan

Rigoberto Gonzalez

Ellen Hagan

Kamilah Aisha Moon

Carlos Manuel Rivera

 

MC Troy Burton

Music by DJ MIC of the Welfare Poets

 

236 E. 3rd Street

New York, NY 10009

212-780-9386

FREE!

Event page here!

 

4/7/2016

BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CUNY

ENGLISH DEPARTMENT FACULTY LECTURE SERIES

North Hall Library, Room 314

2 P.M.

2155 University Avenue, Bronx, NY 10453

GRITO AT BCC WEB INFO

 

3/24/2016

Poetry and Pine

at CounterEvolution

8 p.m.

37 W. 17th Street

New York, NY 10011

Open mic spaces open!

 

3/22/2016

LIVE LIT

MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY

11:30 A.M.

1 Normal Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043

Live Lit Website

 

3/20/2016

REPRODUCTIVE FREEDOM FESTIVAL

The TACT Studio

6-9 P.M.

900 Broadway, Suite 905, NYC 10003

btwn 19th and 20th Streets

AND STREAMED LIVE

@ http://reproductivefreedomfestival.org/watch/

 

3/20/2016

IN FULL COLOR

Monologues by Women of Color

THE ART HOUSE

3 P.M.

136 Magnolia Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306

(201) 915-9911

http://www.arthouseproductions.org/

 

3/17, 3/18/, 3/19/2016

IN FULL COLOR

Monologues by Women of Color

THE ART HOUSE

8 P.M.

136 Magnolia Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306

(201) 915-9911

http://www.arthouseproductions.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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