What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Events at 14th & V

GMackBey CD Release Party
14th & V | Langston Room | October 12, 2017 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Spend the evening with R&B/Soul, Recording Artist, GMackBey, "From Around the Way". Introducing his new CD to Washington, DC, MD, and VA. Come Out & Enjoy!


Events at 5th & K

Author Event: Comes to The Light by Donya Williams
5th & K | The Loft | October 12, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Nonfiction/Social History author Donya Williams, for the official release party of "Comes to The Light: Learning About the Entangled Families of Edgefield, South Carolina".


Busboys and Poets Books Presents Sonja Wolf
5th & K | Cullen Room | October 12, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author Sonja Wolf, author ofMano Dura: The Politics of Gang Control in El Salvador to our 5th and K location. Wolf will be joined with a panel of others to discuss gang control in El Salvador. Panelists include: Manuel Perez Rocha from the Institute of Policy Studies, Lisa Haugaard Executive Director of the Washington Office on Latin America, Geoff Thale, Washington Office on Latin America's El Salvador Project Director, Hector Silva Au's Center for Latin American and Latino Center and Luis Cardenas, Montgomery County's HHS Anti Gang Project, a former gang member.


Events at Hyattsville

Thursday Night Open Mic hosted by 2 Deep
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | October 12, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

A Busboys and Poetry event! For two hours, audiences can expect a diverse chorus of voices, and a vast array of professional spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians and a different host every week.