Author: Open Mouth Literary

Open Mouth Presents: A Reading with Banah el Ghadbanah and Ashia Ajani

Join us for a reading by featured poets Banah el Ghadbanah and Ashia Ajani. The reading will be preceded by a round of introductory readings by members of our community. SUPPORT OUR WORK: Suggested donation of $5 or more.  Every donation to Open Mouth Literary Center supports our programming, ASL interpreters, featured poets, and increasing […]

Myth Making and Environment, A Workshop with Ashia Ajani

Join us on Sunday, October 13, 2022 at 2:00pm Central for a generative workshop with featured poet Ashia Ajani. This workshop will use climate writing and art by members of the African Diaspora to inform young people’s own climate narratives. Climate change is one of the biggest sources of stress among young people; being able […]

CT Salazar

Join us for a reading by featured poet C.T. Salazar. The reading will be preceded by a round of introductory readings by members of our poetry community. SUPPORT OUR WORK: Suggested donation of $5 or more. Every donation to Open Mouth Literary Center supports our programming, ASL interpreters, featured poets, and increasing accessibility. The only […]

Open Mouth Presents: A Reading with Molly McCully Brown and Susannah Nevison

Join us on Sunday, August 21, 2022 at 7:00pm Central for a reading by featured poets Molly McCully Brown and Susannah Nevison. The reading will be preceded by a round of introductory readings by members of our poetry community. SUPPORT OUR WORK: Suggested donation of $5 or more.  Every donation to Open Mouth Literary Center supports […]

Dreaming Black Unicorns: A Workshop with Alexis Pauline Gumbs

Join us on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at 5:00pm Central for a generative workshop with featured poet Alexis Pauline Gumbs .Dreaming Black Unicorns: A Workshop. Based on Audre Lorde’s classic poem “The Black Unicorn,” this poetry workshop is an opportunity to write about ourselves as the powerful mythical creatures we are. The Black Unicorn by […]