What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Friday, May 12, 2017

Events at 14th & V

11th Hour Poetry Slam Hosted by 2Deep the Poetess
14th & V | Langston Room | May 12, 2017 | 11:00 pm - 1:00 am

The 11th Hour Poetry Slam offers an opportunity for poetry lovers to enjoy the competitive art of late-night performance poetry! Enjoy two rounds of high intensity poetry, with the audience choosing a winner.


Events at 5th & K

Private Event: NYU Spring Semester Celebration
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 12, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Private event in the Cullen Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Events at Hyattsville

Festival of Literary Arts: ​How to Run Your Blog Like a Boss
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 12, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

How can you build your brand, maintain a popular blog with a following, balance life, and make blogging profitable? Join Black Bloggers Connect founder, Jessica Aiwuyor, Three6ixtyfive founder Terrence Smalls, Nicole Luke (DC Thrifty Mom), and fashionista, Nikki Brooks-Revis.  Presented as part of the 2017 Festival of Literary Arts (FOLA)


Festival of Literary Arts: The Business of Writing Fundamentals: A Practical Overview of What All Au
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 12, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Is writing a book more than an item to cross off your bucket list? If you are ready to commit to the endeavor, this panel discussion is designed for you. Experienced literary professionals reveal the business aspects of publishing and selling books. Presented as part of the 2017 Festival of Literary Arts (FOLA)