The New Orleans Poetry Festival takes place from April 20-22, primarily at the New Orleans Healing Center (2372 St. Claude). (Editor’s Note: RM220 Co-Editor Sara Slaughter will be moderating a panel on Antenna/Press Street’s collaborative chapbook series at 10:05 a.m. on Saturday, April 21, and RM220 Co-Editor Christopher Romaguera is one of the festival coordinators. Antenna will also have … RM220’s Picks for the Best Panels and Events at the 2018 New Orleans Poetry Festival (April 20-22)
In coordination with the New Orleans Poetry Festival, Small Press Fair will be a two day event, beginning at 10 a.m. on April 21, at the New Orleans Healing Center (2372 St. Claude Avenue). Small Press Fair will feature some of the top small presses publishing poetry and translation in the United States, including Lavender Ink/Dialogos, … Small Press Fair at New Orleans Healing Center
Please join the New Orleans Loving Festival for a special film screening: WHAT’S ON YOUR PLATE? by Catherine Gund & Tanya Selvaratnam What’s On Your Plate? is a witty and provocative documentary about kids and food politics. The film follows two eleven-year old multiracial city kids as they explore their place in the food chain. … New Orleans Loving Festival – What’s on Your Plate?
CALL TO ARTISTS for “MIXED MESSAGES.2 – Multiracial Identity Past & Present.” The New Orleans Loving Festival is seeking original artwork and films with themes concerning the multiracial experience for a June 9th – 30th group art show at the New Orleans Healing Center. Please follow the guidelines below for consideration: Visual Art Submissions must … Call to Artists for Mixed Messages.2
Please join the New Orleans Loving Festival for a Comedy Performance featuring New York based comedian, writer, lawyer, husband, and new dad – ALEX BARNETT Barnett has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, in CNN.com and on NYC-TV. He is the winner of the 12th Annual Gilda’s Club (Northern NJ) Laugh-Off, and placed 2nd … New Orleans Loving Festival – Comedian Alex Barnett
Please join the NEW ORLEANS LOVING FESTIVAL for a film screening. CROSSING THE LINE: Multiracial Comedians by Teja Arboleda & Darby Li Po Price (2008) This award winning documentary analyzes how mixed race comedians mediate multiracial identities and humor. Crossing lines of racial, ethnic, and cultural acceptability by their very existence, multiracial comedians reveal that … New Orleans Loving Festival – Crossing The Line