Sun, Aug 20|
Phoenix Books Rutland
IN PERSON Poetry Open Mic
Read, listen, energize, and appreciate!
Time & Location
Aug 20, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
Phoenix Books Rutland, 2 Center St, Rutland, VT 05701, USA
About the Event
Visit the bookstore for our IN PERSON OPEN MIC to read and/or to listen! Those interested in reading can sign up here and RSVP (or at the store). We aim to be inclusive for poets at all stages of their writing journey!
ABOUT THE EVENT HOST: Bianca Amira Zanella is a Vermont-based performance poet, paper artist, and events coordinator, as well as the Poet-in-Residence at Phoenix Books Rutland. Zanella’s poems have most recently appeared in The Artful Mind, The Rutland Herald, The Mountain Troubadour, and The Reverie. In 2019, Bianca acted as Wellness Coordinator for the Feminine Empowerment Movement Slam (FEMS) tournament based in Cambridge, MA, and founded “Infinite Lit: a night of spoken word poetry,” co-producing this series alongside Michael Kingsbury around Rutland County. In 2020, Bianca founded and is the owner of The Paper Poet, offering healing poetic experiences.
This event is free and open to all.