What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Abubakar Adam Ibrahim & Sarah Ladipo Manyika: SEASON OF CRIMSON BLOSSOMS & LIKE A MULE BRINGING ICE
14th & V | Langston Room | April 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Politics and Prose at Busboys and Poets 14th & V welcomes Abubukar Adam Ibrahim to present his new book "Season of Crimson Blossoms" and Sarah Ladipo Manyika to present her book "Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun."


Events at 5th & K

​Resistance Rally - What does the resistance really mean?
5th & K | Cullen Room | April 30, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Young Turks will be meeting up with fans to discuss what the resistance really means. Hear from Cenk Uygur, Jordan Chariton, Nomiki Konst, Jayar Jackson, and other TYT hosts about what this movement means to them and learn about different ways to create change.


​Democracy Now!: Covering the Movements Changing America:An Evening with Award-winning Journalist Am
5th & K | Full 5th and K Restaurant | April 30, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us at Busboys and Poets for a discussion and book talk with executive producer of Democracy Now! Amy Goodman.


Events at Brookland

​LOUDER THAN A BOMB - DMVTeen Poetry Slam Festival (LTAB-DMV)
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | April 30, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Split This Rock is proud to host Louder Than a Bomb, the largest youth team poetry competition and festival in the DMV! Join us for the Grand Slam Finals May 13th at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage. This event is free and open to the public!


Events at Hyattsville

Fighting Cancer with Poetry Fundraiser
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | April 30, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Help us celebrate a monumental feat...serving and fighting for the cancer community for THREE years!!!


Events at Takoma

International Jazz Day at Busboys and Poets
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | April 30, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Busboys and Poets celebrates International Jazz Day in the Nicolás Guillén room!