Save the Dates for Crossing Borders: an Arts Journalism Conference Sept 21-25, 2020

We’re excited to share details for our upcoming, third annual, arts journalism conference, set to occur online Sept 21-25. The conference is virtual, the insights are real. This year’s conference theme is Crossing Borders, and features workshops taught by experts including Hrag Vartanian (Hyperallergic Editor in Chief), Carolina Miranda (LA Times Culture Critic), Soraya McDonald (Undefeated Culture Critic) […]

Day Eight Poets Feature in 1455’s Virginia Summer Literary Festival July 16 – 18

The 1455 Summer Literary Festival is a celebration of writers, readers, creativity, and community, happening VIRTUALLY over three days in July, 2020. 1455 is a new writing center in Winchester, Virginia, a place where writers gather to work, unite and inspire. 1455’s mission is to advance the art and craft of the written word to […]

Poems for Blackout

Leaders in the technology and entertainment industry have organized an online event, happening today, to support protests against racially-motivated murder, oppression, and violence by police and others. The #Blackout protest, or #BlackOutTuesday, or #TheShowMustBePaused, asks black musicians and leaders to pause release of new content. While advice may vary, several have suggested that today is […]