2017 KC Poetry Throwdown @ Prospero's Books, Kansas City [from 21 to 23 April]

2017 KC Poetry Throwdown


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21 - 23
April
17:00 - 21:00

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Prospero's Books
1800 W 39th St, Kansas City, Missouri 64111
THE 2017 KANSAS CITY POETRY THROWDOWN!

APRIL 21ST, 22ND AND 23RD, 2017

3 days of poetry readings with local poets paired up with national authors from ten different states to celebrate National Poetry Month featuring five well renowned headliners:

George Wallace (NYC, NY)

RA Washington (Cleveland, OH)

John Dorsey (Belle, MO)

William Taylor Jr (San Francisco, CA)

Bill Gainer (Grass Valley, CA)

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Co-hosted by Jameson Bayles and Jason Ryberg

Friday Night | doors 4:30 | show 5 pm!

Headliners as follows with featured readers between:

6:30 — Bill Gainer

7:30 — RA Washington

8:00 — William Taylor, Jr

8:30 — John Dorsey

9:15 — George Wallace

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Saturday Night | doors 4:30 | show 5 pm

Headliners as follows with featured readers between:

5:45 — William Taylor, Jr.

6:45 — Bill Gainer

8:30 — John Dorsey

9:00 — George Wallace

9:30 — M'Vyonne Payne POP! Poetry Release
$10 cover includes the book!

10:00 Microslam hosted by Prim-One

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Sunday, April 23rd:

STARTS AT 3PM. NO COVER.

Headliners as follows with featured readers between:

3:30 — William Taylor, Jr.

4:30 — Bill Gainer

6:15 — John Dorsey

7:00 — RA Washington

Stay tuned. More info to come.

If you have new works to sell, bring them. If you are a publisher/editor of a press and you have books you want to promote...bring them!

Do not park at Mia's on the NE corner of 39th and Bell, she tows fast!

BRING CASH!

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