Event

02 Jul

1212 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

July 2, 2014 To August 28, 2014

6:00 am To 11:00 am

Rouge has established itself as a social hotspot and has created a warm, welcoming environment for each of its guests. It is an unconventional blend of a casual and friendly atmosphere amidst an elegant, chic d

02 Jul

1212 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

July 2, 2014 To August 28, 2014

6:00 am To 11:00 am

Foster The People came together in late 2009 when Mark Foster met band mates Cubbie Fink and Mark Ponitus through mutual friends in the Los Angeles music scene. Foster hailing from Cleveland, OH had been writing and recording music since his youth but it wasn

18 May

Cafe con Libros, Prospect Place, Brooklyn, NY, USA

May 18, 2018

7:00 pm To 8:30 pm

Join The Renegade Reading Series at the feminist community bookstore and cafe, Cafe Con Libros, for their next Renegade Reading Series in their new home. Doors at 7pm and readers from 7:30pm – 8:30pm. Drinks after at 99 Rogers. The Renegade Reading Series showcases emerging writers each month.

This month’s readers:

PARRISH TURNER is an editor and essayist who hails from Georgia. He was a 2014 Lambda Literary Fellow in Nonfiction and received his MFA from The New School in 2017. His work has appeared in The Rumpus, Gertrude Press, and Gaslight. His work centers race, gender, regionality, religion, and sex. For more information, visit www.parrishturner.com.

JODI SAVAGE is a writer and attorney living in Brooklyn. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Catapult, Women’s Studies Quarterly, Wear Your Voice Magazine, and The Establishment. She is also a contributing editor for Kweli Journal. Learn more at www.jodimsavage.com.

AARTI MONTEIRO is a fiction writer and educator. She holds an MFA in Fiction from Rutgers University-Newark. She is a VONA/Voices alum and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Fellow. She runs a writing program at a middle school in East Harlem through the education nonprofit 826NYC. Aarti is working on a novel in stories that deals with home, loss, and identity. Born and raised in India and Illinois, she currently lives in Brooklyn, NY. Find out more at www.aartimonteiro.com.

18 May

The DL, Delancey Street, New York, NY, USA

May 18, 2018 To May 19, 2018

10:00 pm To 2:00 am

Dance the night away as Sleepy & Boo spin at the Red Room at the DL on Friday May 18th. RSVP now to get in the guest list for free entry.

Sounds by:

Sleepy & Boo

Teelo

Badsha

14 May

Pete's Candy Store, Lorimer Street, Brooklyn, NY, USA

May 14, 2018

6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

826NYC, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting students ages 6-18 with their creative & expository writing skills, hosts a monthly reading series featuring New York City’s finest writers: emerging, published, and everywhere in between. Because at 826NYC, everyone’s invited to share their story.

This month features writers & performers Aarti Monteiro, Alison Preece, Annie Battles, and Phoebe Gittelson, and is hosted by Danielle Sinay.

Entry is FREE and Happy Hour runs ’til 7: $2 Yuengling and $3 well drinks and Brooklyn Lager!

We hope you join us for this wonderful evening in celebration of New York’s finest writers and 826NYC!

ABOUT THE READERS:

AARTI MONTEIRO is a fiction writer and educator. She has an MFA in Fiction from Rutgers University-Newark. She is a VONA/Voices alum and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Fellow. She runs the 826NYC Writers’ Room program at a middle school, where she wrangles kids to write stories and poems. Aarti is working on a novel in stories that deals with home, loss, and identity. Born and raised in India and Illinois, she currently lives in Brooklyn. www.aartimonteiro.com; @aaisforaarti.

ALISON PREECE is a writer and actress living in Brooklyn. Her stories have been published with The Huffington Post, Skirt magazine, Elephant Journal, Thought Catalog, Sniff & Barkens magazine, and elsewhere. She is a features writer for OnStage Blog and is working on her second novel.www.alisonpreece.com; @apreecenyc.

ANNIE BATTLES is a comedian and writer living in Williamsburg, where she is currently writing, producing and directing a web series called Special Blonde Roast in collaboration with Margaret Burrus. She grew up on Roosevelt Island, where she took the tram to school every day, before receiving her BA from Bard College. She is currently also a barista at Bohaus, a coffee and flower shop in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

PHOEBE GITTELSON feels the soft california sun tingle under her freckles, she misses pacific coast highway and wild succulents. she is currently living in new york city. she might be practicing violin on her rooftop. she loves seeing matisse at MoMA and the ancient nudes at the MET. she is probably writing about you, you can find her if you are looking. phoebe listens to django reinhardt in the morning and is always watching the moon. she is trying to create empathy through poetry, through conversation.