What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, September 25, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Black Agrarianism: Roots, Resistance, and Regeneration for Land Justice
14th & V | Langston Room | September 25, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

As part of our Land Justice: Re-imagining Land, Food, and the Commons in the United States national book tour, we are excited to present Black Agrarianism: Roots, Resistance, and Regeneration for Land Justice!


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Lissa Piercey
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | September 25, 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.


Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | September 25, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

A Busboys and Poets in-house series! Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under. Today's performer is: Frank "Banjoman" Cassel


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Performing arts for Children 5 and under featuring Marsha Goodman-Wood
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | September 25, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

A Busboys and Poets in-house series! Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under. Performer: Marsha Goodman-Wood


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by Sli’im Williams
Shirlington | Robeson Room | September 25, 2017 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 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.


Events at Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Performing arts for Children 5 and under featuring Drum Lady K
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | September 25, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

A Busboys and Poets in-house series! Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under. Today's performer is: Drum Lady K