What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Events at 14th & V

An evening with Natalie Hopkinson and Kojo Nnamdi
14th & V | Langston Room | March 7, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author Natalie Hopkinson to 14th and V to present her new book A Mouth Is Always MuzzledShe will be joined at this event with WAMU’s Kojo Nnamdi. This event is co-sponsored by HumanitiesDC and Teaching for Change.

Events at 5th & K

Wednesday Night Open Mic hosted by Chris Thomas 03.07.18
5th & K | Cullen Room | March 7, 2018 | 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.

Parting Songs: Poems from Prison with Busboys and Poets Books
5th & K | Cullen Room | March 7, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books in collaboration with Crude Accountability to examine and discuss the role of art and the artist in oppressive regimes and the power of art as an instrument for contemporary advocacy.

Events at Brookland

Film Screening
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | March 7, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us in the Pearl Bailey room forANERA's screening of the documentary film Stitching Palestine. The screening will be followed by a discussion with Wafa Ghnaim, author of Tatreez & Tea, and Sanaa Abouzaid, ANERA Board Member.