Opening Thursday, January 30th, from 7:30PM - 10PM
Everyone’s favorite open mic + featured poet show returns!
Join us for the very first Grandma’s House of 2020!
Doors open at 7:30 with the open mic sign up at 7:45. Open mic starts promptly at 8pm! Our featured poet will present after the open mic + intermission so stick around! January’s featured poet is Britteney Black Rose Kapri!
Britteney Black Rose Kapri is a teaching artist, writer, performance poet and playwright from Chicago. Currently she is an alumna turned Teaching Artist Fellow at Young Chicago Authors. She is a staff member and writer for Black Nerd Problems. She is also a board member for the Pink Door Women’s Writing Retreat. She has also been published in Poetry Magazine, Vinyl, Day One, Seven Scribes, the Offing and Kinfolks Quarterly. She is a 2015 Rona Jaffe Writers Award Recipient. Her debut book Black Queer Hoe was released September 4th 2018 through Haymarket Books.
Donation-based bar will be available at the space. See you there!