Sarah Kay & Franny Choi Poetry Reading
December 17th from 6-8pm, Sarah Kay and Franny Choi will be reading from their latest poetry books in B-Side at the Neutral Zone. Books will be available for purchase and they’ll be signing them after the show. This event is $10 for adults and free for teens.
Sarah Kay is a New Yorker. a poetry writer and reader. an educator. the
founder and co-director of Project VOICE
. a witty banter enthusiast. a postcard lover. a foodie. a playwright. a singer. a songwriter. a photographer. a best-selling author of four books of poetry including B
, No Matter the Wreckage
, The Type
, and All Our Wild Wonder
. a celebrated performer in over 25 countries. an editor for Write Bloody Publishing
. a Gemini. a mediocre driver at best. a musical theater geek
. a smoothie expert. the daughter of a Taoist mother and a Brooklynese father. a hapa. less cool than her little brother. an alum of the United Nations International School and a graduate of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. an alum of Brown University. an alum of Brown University Graduate School’s Masters Program in the Art of Teaching Secondary English. a recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Grinnell College. on twitterhere
. on facebook here
Franny Choi is a writer, performer, and teaching artist. She is the author of Floating, Brilliant, Gone (Write Bloody, 2014) and the forthcoming chapbook Death by Sex Machine (Sibling Rivalry Press). She has been a finalist for multiple national poetry slams and has received fellowships from Kundiman and the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts. Her work has been featured by the Huffington Post and PBS NewsHour, and her poems have appeared in Poetry Magazine, The Poetry Review, the Indiana Review, and elsewhere. She is a Project VOICE teaching artist and a member of the Dark Noise Collective.