Share the Word

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Name: Share the Word
Date: May 5, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM CDT
Event Description:

5:00pm - 6:00pm - Social Hour with Refreshments
6:00pm - 7:30pm - Program and Readings

Share the Word is a gathering of Madison area poets, writers, spoken word performers, hip hop artists and storytellers, as well as writing organizations and media and arts supporters. It is designed to bring the Madison writing community together to share ideas, showcase their works and spawn innovative collaborations. All performing arts and writers showcased will be presenting works on the theme of ?sharing?. We will have food, drinks and hear poetry and a chance to make new friends and connections.

Share the Word is a Library Takeover event funded by the Madison Public Library Foundation. Share the Word is organized by the following planning team: Oscar Mireles, Robert "Dz" Franklin, Diana Gonzalez, Joseph Phelps, and Zora Beach.

Co-sponsoring organizations include the Madison Arts Commission, Dane Arts, First Wave Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI), Wisconsin, Wisconsin Book Festival, Arts + Literature + Laboratory (ALL), Madison Public Library and Madison Public Library Foundation.

Central Library    
201 W. Mifflin St.
Madison WI  53703
Contact Information:
Madison's Central Library, 608-266-6300
Free event, but registration required. Call 266-6300 or register online.
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