Union Square Presents: Taylor Steele’s Book Release!

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Union Square Presents: Taylor Steele’s Book Release!
November 29, 2016 7:00 PM
November 29, 2016 9:30 PM
Union Square Slam
November 21, 2016
Bureau of General Services—Queer Division @ The Center
212 620 7310 ext. 300
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208 West 13th Street, Room 210, New York, NY, 10011, United States


Taylor Steele‘s got a new collection of poems she wants to share with all of you! Come celebrate this book with her and every member of every team/collective Taylor has been a part of. It’s a family affair!

Dirty.Mouth.Kiss, published by the amazing pizza pi press, features art by Ashley Tenn.

7:00 – Mix + Mingle (And buy a book, maybe???)
7:30 – Show Starts

$5 Entry // $13 Book // All Ages // Wheelchair Accessible
Will there be FREE PIZZA? Who knows? Will Taylor break out her guitar and sing a few ditties? Come find out!

Featuring Performances By:

Ashley August + Timothy DuWhite + Nkosi Nkululeko + Kearah Armonie + Patrick Roche + Roya Marsh + Jay Salazar + Gabriel Ramirez + of course, TAYLOR STEELE!

About the Author:

Taylor Steele is a Bronx-born, Brooklyn-based writer and performer. Her work can be found at such esteemed publications as Apogee Journal, Drunk in a Midnight Choir, Rogue Agent, and more. Taylor is or has been a content writer for Philadelphia Printworks, The Body is Not an Apology, and Drunken Boat Journal. She is an internationally ranked spoken word artist, placing 5th and 6th in the Women of the World Poetry Slam in 2015 and 2016, respectively. Most importantly, Taylor is a triple-Taurus who believes in the power of art to change, shape, and heal.

About the Book:

“These poems, this book, are the first step in my journey towards honoring the ugly in: me, love, the world. I wasn’t trying to make any of this pretty. This is how my truth tumbled out of me.” – Taylor Steele