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Brandon Jordan Brown. Poetry. 2014 PEN Center USA Emerging Voices Fellow.
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Hae Jung Lee.

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Amazing.

Turn me up in the headphones.

Turn me up in the headphones.

I’m vehemently anti-Star Wars.

I’m vehemently anti-Star Wars.

Reading at Poetry Solves Problems 6 was incredible. Poetry is legitimate. Go “Like” their Facebook page for more info and updates on future events: facebook.com/PoetrySolvesProblems

Reading at Poetry Solves Problems 6 was incredible. Poetry is legitimate. Go “Like” their Facebook page for more info and updates on future events: facebook.com/PoetrySolvesProblems

BRANDON JORDAN BROWN x A$AP FERG
“Halloween WORKograph”
A literary mashup of poet Brandon Jordan Brown’s “Halloween Photograph” and A$AP Ferg’s “Work”

Bang bang.

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After Grand Park Bookfest, I’ll see you at this! It looks super tight.

After Grand Park Bookfest, I’ll see you at this! It looks super tight.

This Saturday in LA, I’ll be writing free poems on demand as a part of Grand Park Bookfest. Come out and get a personalized poem on your very own vinyl.

This Saturday in LA, I’ll be writing free poems on demand as a part of Grand Park Bookfest. Come out and get a personalized poem on your very own vinyl.

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Join Grand Park and Writ Large Press, along with the Metro LA, 826LA, Story Pirates, Ryman Arts, Shakespeare Center L.A., Get Lit, L.A. Zine Fest, L.A. Public Library, CAAM, Seite Books, Gatsby Books and ACE Hotel for the

 
The 2nd Annual
Grand Park Downtown BookFest !!


Saturday March 29
Noon - 5:00 pm


FOR ALL BOOK LOVERS:

  • Receive your very own poem-on-demand by Avenue 50 Studio’s POESIA PARA LA GENTE
  • Add a line of your genius to The World’s Longest Story by 826LA or draw in characters in a monster massive comic book by RYMAN ARTS.
  • You think YOU love books? Meet and greet librarians from the LOS ANGELES PUBLIC LIBRARY
  • Remember typewriters? Roll up your sleeves and let your fingers do the talking with PUBLISH!POETICS
  • Shop the local pop-up bookshop curated by WRIT LARGE PRESS and discover books, zines and literary gems written by LAs finest.
  • Visit with MUSIC CENTER ON TOUR artist Judith Helton as she brings literary blasts from the past to life by portraying Laura Ingalls Wilder and Beatrix Potter.
  • Don’t forget to bring your books for Grand Park’s wee library system – the LITTLE LIBRARIES. Find’em, fill’em, love’em!
  • Listen in on LAMENT IN THE NIGHT, a roster of mystery/pulp writers of color curated by Naomi Hirahara and inspired by the unique book published by Kaya Press
  • Enjoy BIRDIE’S PLAYHOUSE featuring catchy music with a Latin twist that gets kids to shake their tail feathers! 
  • Hear a good YARRR with STORY PIRATES, a one-of-a-kind sketch comedy musical based entirely on stories by children, including those written by Grand Park kids.
  • Become inspired by an experiment in literary arts and musical improvisation with READ BEATSfeaturing Steve Abee, Billy Burgos, Jessica Ceballos and Gia Scott-Heron, and jazz trio featuring Emile Porée on guitar, Aaron McLendon on drums, and Isaias Elpes on bass.
  • …and so much more!

 


Publishers on hand, at the Writ Large Press pop-up shop, include Writ Large Press, Kaya Press, Red Hen Press, Razorcake/Gorsky Press, Inc., Les Figues Press, Siglio Press, Orange Monkey Publishing, Tia Chucha Press, Zero+ publishing & Pedersen projects, DUM DUM Zine, Bank-Heavy Press, What Books, Antenna, Bombshelter Press, Rare Bird Lit, The Rattling Wall, Boxcar Poetry Review, Hinchas de Poesia, Los Writers Underground Press….and so many more.



GO METRO and receive a Destination Discount. Show your TAP Card, Metro or County Employee ID to the Grand Park info booth crew at DOWNTOWN BOOKFEST and receive 10% book purchases at the Writ Large pop up shop or The Library Store on Wheels

RED line or PURPLE line to Civic Center/Grand Park station
GOLD line to Little Tokyo/ Arts District station

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AVENUE 50 SUDIO 
in collaboration with
WRIT LARGE PRESS and GRAND PARK LA
proudly present
POESIA PARA LA GENTE
poemas a la carta | poems on demand

at the 2nd Annual 
Grand Park Downtown BookFest !!

Saturday March 29
Noon - 5:00 pm
look for the “FREE POETRY” signs

featuring critically acclaimed poets
who will be writing poems especially for you, en Inglés o español,
 on your choice of materials such as

paper, photos, fabric, pages from cheesy paperbacks, 
postcards, newsprint, vinyl records, index cards, etc.
w/ typewriters, markers, pens, paints, etc.

or bring your own material, 
for a bit more personalized magic!
 

Featured poets for the day are:

Steve Abee
Gloria Enedina Alvarez 
Khadija Anderson 
Victor Avila
Dane Baylis
Brandon Brown
Billy Burgos
Juan Cardenas
Jessica Wilson Cardenas
Jessica Ceballos
Yago S. Cura
Iris De Anda
Peggy Dobreer
Bill Friday
Amanda Yates Garcia 
Rebecca Gonzales 

 Corrie Greathouse 
Xitlalic Guijosa-Osuna 
June Kim
Mia Kim 

Kenji Liu 
Nikita Liza
Karineh Mahdessian 
Wendy C. Ortiz 
Crystal Little Bird Salas 
Fernando Salinas 
Elena Secota 
Matt Sedillo 
Kelly Grace Thomas 
Daniel Austin Warren 
Conney Williams 
Vickie Vertiz

FOR UPDATED INFO VISIT:

FACEBOOK 
or
GRAND PARK LA
All your poems are in a sense one poem.
One of my poems is up in this month’s issue of decomP magazine. Check it out.

www.decompmagazine.com

One of my poems is up in this month’s issue of decomP magazine. Check it out.

www.decompmagazine.com