Monday, April 1, 2019

Still I Rise: Open Mic & Poetry Slam

Elkin Hall Great Room

Come share your talents, voice and experience through poetry, spoken word, or song.  Both original pieces and famous works welcome. Sign up on line at BIT.LY/SIRSIGNUP or at the door.  Free and open to all.

Osama Alomar: A Voice from Syria

HUB Ohio Room

Osama Alomar, an exiled poet/fiction writer from Syria, is currently living in Pittsburgh as a guest of City of Asylum, a home for exiled writers from around the world. His publications include "The Teeth of the Comb & Other Stories" and "Fullblood Arabian" (poetry). He will share some of his poetry and fiction in relation to his life in Syria and the political situation there in the midst of oppression and war.

Cosponsored by the Six O'Clock Series.