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July 25, 2017

USS presents Liv Mammone

 

Union Square Slam is spending the summer showcasing our fire 2017 Slam Team, as they prepare for the National Poetry Slam in Denver this August. Each team member will lead a workshop before their feature, so don’t miss your chance to engage with these brilliant writers and performers! All proceeds go directly to the artists.

Tonight’s feature: Liv Mammone
 
 

Liv Mammone is an editor and poet from Long Island, New York; where she lives with her parents, brother, and family of feral cats. She has previously taught creative writing at Hofstra University and Queens College. Her poetry has appeared in wordgathering, Wicked Banshee, The Medical Journal of Australia, Rogue Agent, QDA: a Queer, Disabled Anthology, Grabbing the Apple and Typo Magazine. As a spoken word poet, she has featured at Sarah Lawrence, Artists Without Walls, Stonybrook University, and Union Square Slam. She is the first visibly disabled person to be on a New York City slam team. She’s a two time nominee for 2016’s Best of the Net poetry anthology.
 

SHOW DETAILS:

6:30pm: Workshop
7:30pm: Sign-ups and Socialize
8:00pm: Open Mic
9:00pm: Feature
 

We are located at the Bureau of General Services—Queer Division, inside The LGBT Community Center (208 W 13th St, #210)

Please note: the Bureau is closed on Tuesdays in July and August. We will open at 6 PM for Union Square Slam events.

Our venue is all ages and wheelchair accessible.

 

Workshop: $5
Open Mic and Feature: $5

No one is turned away for lack of funds.

 

 
 

 

Start: July 25, 2017 6:30 PM
End: July 25, 2017 9:30 PM
Venue: Bureau of General Services—Queer Division @ The Center
Phone: 212 620 7310 ext. 300
Address:
208 West 13th Street, Room 210, New York, NY, 10011, United States
Cost: Suggested $5-10 donation

Bureau closed Sundays and Tuesdays in July and August

 

The Bureau will be closed on Sundays and Tuesdays in July and August. Our summer hours are Wednesdays through Saturdays, 1 to 7 PM.

 
 
 
 

Date: July 25, 2017

July 23, 2017

Bureau closed Sundays and Tuesdays in July and August

 

The Bureau will be closed on Sundays and Tuesdays in July and August. Our summer hours are Wednesdays through Saturdays, 1 to 7 PM.

 
 
 
 

Date: July 23, 2017

July 22, 2017

Anti-Fascist Book Club Reads Paulo Freire’s Pedagogy of the Oppressed

 

A reading group for those fighting fascism!

Hopefully our readings will inspire thoughtful and informed activism.

Join us for our third meeting on Saturday, July 22nd, from 2 to 4 PM. We will discuss Paulo Freire’s Pedagogy of the Oppressed.

Paulo Freire’s Pedagogy of the Oppressed is available for purchase at the Bureau. Please support the Bureau and purchase your copy from us. Thanks!

In our first meeting in April we discussed the first 100 pages of Hannah Arendt’s The Origins of Totalitarianism.

In our second meeting in May we discussed James Baldwin’s Going to Meet the Man.

Questions? Ideas for future readings?
Write to Grey Vild: greyvild@gmail.com

 

 
 
 
 

Start: July 22, 2017 2:00 PM
End: July 22, 2017 4:00 PM
Venue: Bureau of General Services—Queer Division @
Phone: 212 620 7310 x300
Address:
208 West 13th Street, Room 210, New York, NY, 10011, United States
Cost: Suggested donation of $10 to benefit the Bureau. No one turned away for lack of funds.

July 18, 2017

Bureau closed Sundays and Tuesdays in July and August

 

The Bureau will be closed on Sundays and Tuesdays in July and August. Our summer hours are Wednesdays through Saturdays, 1 to 7 PM.

 
 
 
 

Date: July 18, 2017