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Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Reading | Words & Art

Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018 – Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018

06:30 PM – 07:30 PM
US/Central

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You are invited to an evening of poetry and prose. Houston-based authors and poets share new works inspired by the exhibition Christopher Knowles: In a Word.

For the participants that would like to be a featured reader at the Words & Art Reading, they can submit their work to wordsandartsubmissions@gmail.com by midnight on Saturday, February 24, 2018.  Works must be one page or less and must respond to the artworks in the exhibition Christopher Knowles: In a Word. Submissions are judged by Mary Wemple and a guest judge. Featured readers will be announced on Friday, March 2, 2018.  It is not required to attend the workshop in order to submit writing to be a featured reader.

The program is in the gallery space and uses the art as a backdrop. This event is free and open to the public.

About Words & Art

Words & Art is a workshop and reading series inspired by the art in Houston.  It was founded and organized by local poet and artist Mary Wemple.

HOURS & ADMISSION

  • Tuesday - Wednesday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Thursday, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Friday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Sunday, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Closed Monday, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day
  • Free Hours: Always free!

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