Residency

Writers Reading + BBQ!

WHEN
Saturday, Sep 28
5 – 7 PM

WHERE
Benenson Center
COST

Free!

Come hear writing from the Art Omi writers-in-residence. Distinguished writers from around the globe will share new and in-progress writing produced during their residence at Art Omi. Hear an uncommon variety of writing—provocative, funny, innovative, and surprising literary voices from a range of traditions, all in one place. Stay afterwards for BBQ and conversation! Art Omi welcomes the public to its events and grounds free of charge.

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