What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Indie Lens Pop Up-LOOK & SEE: Wendell Berry’s Kentucky
14th & V | Langston Room | April 22, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

ITVS and WHUT Indie Lens Pop-Up and its community partners presents Look & See: Wendell Berry's Kentucky- a portrait of the changing landscapes and shifting values of rural America in the era of industrial agriculture, as seen through the mind’s eye of award-winning writer and farmer Wendell Berry, back home in his native Henry County, Kentucky. 

The Upper Room: Illmatic Innervisions
14th & V | Langston Room | April 22, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Join us in the Langston Room for another installment of a four part series, The Upper Room Sunday Standard series is an interpretation of select composers and their work, incorporating elements from jazz and hip hop traditions. This installment is an interpretation of classic album Illmatic by Nas, arranged and re-imagined through jazz by UDOBI.

Note: $5 suggested donation at the door.

Events at 5th & K

Crescent Moon Nights presents: The Muslim Women of Spoken Word
5th & K | Cullen Room | April 22, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

A fresh perspective in the world of poetry & the arts. Come hear them speak as they reach deep down, explore and share who they are as women & artist. We highlight Amazing spoken word artists from various cultural backgrounds who share at least two common bonds; their experiences as women who are Muslim as well as their love for the arts.

Events at Brookland

Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | April 22, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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