Archive for June, 2019

MusicIC Festival to celebrate ‘greatest hits’ during June 26-29

The MusicIC festival returns for a ninth season from June 26-29, 2019. Over the course of four programs, MusicIC will feature some favorites from past festivals, celebrating classics of chamber music as well as contemporary sounds. The Festival is presented by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature organization. The festival is curated by MusicIC […]

Slam-O-Vision

The Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature will co-host a special slam poetry event with Iowa City Poetry Slam and Drop the Mic – Iowa City at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22, at MERGE as part of the Downtown Iowa City Block Party. The event, Slam O Vision, is a project of the international […]

From Text to Television

Now that school is out and we can shamelessly binge Netflix, Hulu and all your other favorite streaming platforms, checkout these films and series based on your favorite books.   NOS4A2      In AMC’s version of Joe Hill’s best-selling novel of the same name, a Victoria McQueen realizes she has supernatural abilities and discovers […]