Benefit for Capturing Fire: National Queer Slam and Summit
Featuring Tara Hardy & Tristan Silverman
with "Brothertongue" (Gay Male Poets of DC)
$10 suggested donation
Doors open at 7:30 PM, Show starts at 8:00 PM
@ The Rabbit Room
Studio of Lisa Marie Thalhammer, Thom Flynn, DJ Natty Boom, and Danielle Evennou
52 O St, NW #100
For more information, e-mail Capturingfire@gmail.com or call Natalie E. Illum at 202.518.8410
Tristan Silverman is trained as a documentary filmmaker, screenwriter and novelist, business owner, educator, and activist poet Tristan Silverman has become one of the top lecturers, teaching artists and performance poets for subjects ranging from gender, class and the social-political implications of branding identity.
Tara Hardy, a working class queer femme poet who founded Bent, a writing institute for LGBTIQ people in Seattle, WA, holds an MFA from Vermont College. Her work focuses on class, race, sexuality, gender identity, and interpersonal violence.