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Austin-based LOGOS Poetry Collective Evenign with Poets Naomi Shihab Nye and Carrie Fountain
September 12, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMFree
Austin-based LOGOS Poetry Collective is thrilled to announce an unforgettable evening of poetry and communal conversation featuring U.S. Young People’s Poet Laureate Naomi Shihab Nye and Texas Poet Laureate Carrie Fountain on Thursday, Sept. 12 at Lazarus Brewing Co., located at 1902 E. Sixth St, Austin, Texas 78702. The evening will kick off at 7:30 p.m. and will also feature music by guitarist Darrel Mayers of Motes Float Aloft. LOGOS aims to evoke transcendence through poetry, ritual and conversation with their regular monthly gatherings, and their upcoming event on Sept. 12 will be particularly special as the organization welcomes two prominent and prolific poets sharing original work. The event is free and open to the public, but donations are encouraged and will benefit Texas Gun Sense and Texas Civil Rights Project. For more information, please see: www.logoscollective.org. Books will be available for purchase courtesy of Bookwoman, Austin’s premier feminist bookstore, and can be signed by the poets following the event.