What's Happening at Busboys and Poets
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Events at 14th & V
Politics and Prose at Busboys and Poets 14th & V welcomes Derek Hyra to present his new book "Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City."
Hyra will be in conversation with Kojo Nnamdi.
This event is part of the WAMU Books Series.
Busboys and Poets welcomes this Fashion and Art Student Showcase to the Langston Room!
Events at 5th & K
The National Fair Housing Alliance 1K Slam is a poetry slam, competition & community engagement event. In the slam, selected poets will present their poems with a 3 minute time limit, and will be judged by a panel Olympic style on a scale of 0.0 - 10.0 on their creativity, originality, performance, and the overall inspirational effect of the poem in its presentation & writing.
Events at Brookland
Private event in the Pearl Bailey Room. To book your next event in one of our private spaces click here and fill out our online form or call the Events and Marketing team at 202-332-6432.
Events at Hyattsville
A Busboys and Poetry event! For two hours, audiences can expect a diverse chorus of voices and a vast array of professional spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians, and a different host every week.
Drawing from 26 years of tree planting experience, John Leary conveys how communities restored with trees have far-reaching branches that become the answer to reversing desertification, water scarcity, hunger, poverty, climate change, and immigration. Discover the power of trees to rebuild our food systems and ecosystems, giving us one last shot.
Events at Takoma
You are invited to participate as the “SPECIAL AUDIENCE GUEST” for the LIVE TAPING of a new legal talk show LITE TALKS that will be recorded at Busboys & Poets in Takoma Park.