Tulane Engaged Research Fellowship Presents: Cece McDonald

Saturday April 13th 4PM-8PM Ashe’ Powerhouse Theater 1731 Baronne Street, New Orleans, LA, 70113 We are excited to announce a talk from transgender activist and LGBTQ+ advocate CeCe McDonald. Come early to learn about some projects our fellows have been…

Slam New Orleans: Open Mic and Slam

Join Slam New Orleans for Open Mic & Slam at 7 p.m. on Sunday, April 2, at Ashé Cultural Arts Center (1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd). This month for National Poetry Month, SNO is featuring youth from the city leading up…

Conversations in Color: Bernice L. McFadden and Alexis De Veaux

In a conversation titled, “Black Women Writers and the Re-imagincation of American Culture,” the Amistad Research Center hosts Bernice L. McFadden with Alexis De Veaux to discuss black women’s literature and its shaping of American culture. The event will take…

Slam New Orleans November Slam Featuring Kenneth Something

Team Slam New Orleans will host their November Slam featuring Kenneth Something at 7 p.m. on Sunday, November 6, at the Ashe Cultural Arts Center (1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd). The monthly slam and open mic returns this month, and…

Dr. Sonia Sanchez reads at Ashe’ Power House Theater on July 1

Team Slam New Orleans and the Ashe’ Cultural Arts Center presents an evening of poetry at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 1, at Ashe’ Powerhouse Theater (1731 Baronne Street). Dr. Sonia Sanchez, the National Park Service Centennial Poet Laureate, will headline…

NOLA MIX United MLK Birthday Bash!

Please join us on Martin Luther King weekend to celebrate NOLA MIX’s one year anniversary.  We’re grateful for your continued support throughout the year, and would like to show our appreciation. We couldn’t have done it without you!  There will be…

Honor the stories: An interview with Daniel Wolff

By Jenga Mwendo Writer Daniel Wolff came to New Orleans five months after Hurricane Katrina with filmmaker Jonathan Demme, not knowing what they’d find. They were told the story was over, that all the “good shots” had already been taken.…