Los Angeles, CA – March 30 – April 2, 2016
RHINO 2016 Issue Launch Party – Poetry Reading and Open Mic*
5-7 pm, Thursday, March 31 |Hygge Bakery Downtown Los Angeles
Join us for a reading and open mic* celebrating 40 years of RHINO and kicking off our “40 Readings in 40 Cities” initiative! A perfect opportunity to grab a snack or light meal and hear some amazing poetry before heading out for evening events.
Justin Phillip Reed
Hygge features a fantastic array of authentic European pastries, sandwiches, and Lavazza coffee and is just a 7-minute walk from the Convention Center.
*All current or former RHINO poets are invited to read a poem at the open mic (spots will be limited, so we’ll take sign-ups at our Bookfair table 1264.)
Meet RHINO editors and poets, purchase a copy of our new issue, and have a piece of birthday cake with us!
In addition to their RHINO duties, our editors can be found at the following #AWP16 events:
Kenyatta Rogers: Friday, April 1, 2016 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm || F217. Room 501, LA Convention Center, Meeting Room Level
Angela Narciso Torres: Thursday, March 31 10:30am – 11:45am || R134 Location: Gold Salon 3, JW Marriott LA, 1st Floor
Valerie Wallace: Friday April 1st. 4:00 pm || The Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St., Los Angeles
POOL, SMC MFA, AND WAVE BOOKS READING Featuring: Featuring: Molly Bendall, Candace Eros Díaz, Brenda Hillman, Tyehimba Jess, Valerie Wallace, Juan Alvarado Valdivia, and Matthew Zapruder