What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Taking the Stage, Taking a Stand: LGBTQ Voices Against Violence
14th & V | Langston Room | May 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The DC Anti-Violence Project seeks to use spoken word, dance, poetry, visual art, and other forms of artistic expression to bring DC LGBT communities together for a night of healing and self-expression to prevent violence in and against our communities and to support the survivors that live in our midst.


Events at 5th & K

Wednesday Night Open Mic Hosted by Jonathan B Tucker 05.16.18
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 16, 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.


Race and America’s Long War with Busboys and Poets Books
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 16, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books for a conversation on Race and America's Long War with Dr. Nikhil Pal Singh. In a series of interlinked arguments he shows how the return of racism and war as seemingly permanent features of American political life is at the heart of our present crisis and collective disorientation.


Events at Brookland

Annual Case Management Symposium
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 16, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:30 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.


Events at Shirlington

Team Meeting and Retreat
Shirlington | Paul's Den | May 16, 2018 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Private event in Paul's Den To book your next event in one of our private spaces click here and fill out our online form or call the Events and Marketing team at 202-332-6432.


Private Event: Field Trip
Shirlington | Robeson Room | May 16, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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