Wyatt Townley is Poet Laureate of Kansas Emerita. In this engaging session she'll share her new work Rewriting the Body. Her poetry explores the body as place and as a poem that we rewrite with every breath. Light refreshments will be served. Books available for purchase and signing by the author. Space is limited for this popular program. Register online or call 913-826-4600.
Come “eat, drink, and be Mary!” at the first Writers Place fundraiser of 2019. Win fabulous prizes and at the same time support Kansas City’s literary community. $10 suggested donation lets you play bingo all night long. Order fabulous food and drink from the terrific menu. Great prizes! Extra opportunities for fun will include our **Special Raffle.**
Enjoy this annual Day of the Dead event at The Writers Place. This year will feature poet Jan Rog, the Calpulti Iskali dancers with Andres Ramirez and Arelis Flores, and the Ecuadanza dancers with Isabel Izydork & Company. Xanath Caraza and World's Window will provide altars. We'll have lots of great food and drink as well as sugar skulls and festive decorations. Join us.