Wordfest 2012 schedule announced May 4th-6th

The schedule is set for Asheville’s Wordfest

Schedule 2012

Friday May 4

Jeff Davis
Katherine Soniat
Barbie Angell
7 p.m. Altamont Theater
Cost: $10.00

An Evening of Translation
Erik Bendix
Caleb Beissert
more TBA
9 p.m. Altamont Theater
Cost: $10.00

Saturday May 5

Morning of Spirit
Tracey Schmidt and James Davis of Logosophia Books present their poems of spirit and place.
An open mic will provide space for people to share their own spiritual poems.
10 a.m. Altamont Theater
Cost: $10.00

A Healing Place
A reading by Our Voice writers from Together We Stand, an anthology of survivors of sexual violence.
11:30 a.m. Altamont Theater
Cost: $5.00

The Voice of Change
A Reading by Young People with an open mic for young people in the audience.
1-2:30 Altamont Theater

The Story Keepers
A Celebration and Benefit for the Hicks Family
Vixi Jil Glenn and Connie Regan-Blake
3-5 p.m. Altamont Theater

Home Part III: Everywhere
LeAnne Howe
Allison Adelle Hedge Coke
Arthur Sze
Matthew Shenoda
7-9 pm. Altamont Theater

Late Night Open Mic
Bring your spoken word, your poems, your songs, even, and share.
10- . . . . Altamont Theater
Cost: $10.00


Before you comment

The comments section is here to provide a platform for civil dialogue on the issues we face together as a local community. Xpress is committed to offering this platform for all voices, but when the tone of the discussion gets nasty or strays off topic, we believe many people choose not to participate. Xpress editors are determined to moderate comments to ensure a constructive interchange is maintained. All comments judged not to be in keeping with the spirit of civil discourse will be removed and repeat violators will be banned. See here for our terms of service. Thank you for being part of this effort to promote respectful discussion.

Leave a Reply

To leave a reply you may Login with your Mountain Xpress account, connect socially or enter your name and e-mail. Your e-mail address will not be published. All fields are required.