Thursday, March 11, 2010
Silver Tongue Reading Series
Silver Tongue Presents Workin’ For a Livin’
Tuesday, March 16th
731 S. Plymouth court
March’s featured reader: Robbie Q. Telfer
Robbie Q. Telfer is a touring performance poet, having been a featured performer/reader in hundreds of venues across North America and Germany – most recently with the spoken word experience The Junkyard Ghost Revival. Previous work appears in the American Book Review, Octopus Magazine, cream city review and decomP magazinE, as well as several spoken word anthologies and DVDs. He was an individual finalist at the National Poetry Slam in 2007 and he co-wrote the video game Ninjatown DS. He lives in Chicago where he curates the Encyclopedia Show and is the Director of Performing Arts for Young Chicago Authors, a not-for-profit that gives creative writing opportunities and mentorship to Chicago teens. His first collection of poetry, Spiking the Sucker Punch, is available from Write Bloody Publishing.
Hosted by Mason Johnson (Because no one else will...)
Silver Tongue is a student curated monthly reading featuring Columbia College student’s word based work. Words are great!