What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Events at 5th & K

The Justice Playbook Performance & Reception
5th & K | Cullen Room | September 24, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Justice Playbook explores community and police relationships. Local artists and police come together to create and perform a playbook for justice. This interdisciplinary theatrical experience features members of the community of all ages as well as local law enforcement. The show is directed by Eric Ruffin, Bert Cross is the musical director, and Renita Martin serves as dramaturg.


Events at Brookland

Spoken Word with Rudy Francisco
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | September 24, 2017 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join one of the most recognizable names in Spoken Word Poetry for this intimate performance. 


Events at Shirlington

Poetry Reading with C. Thomas
Shirlington | Robeson Room | September 24, 2017 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author C. Thomas to our Shirlington location! 'Bernard's Bedroom' is Thomas's fourth collection of poetry and we invite you to an afternoon of vulnerability, pain, love, self love and determination. 


Events at Takoma

Young Reader’s Circle
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | September 24, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm