508 Poem Zine Reading Series: Cory Hutchinson-Reuss

PS1 N Gilbert St. 229 N. Gilbert St., Iowa City, IA

508 Press presents the Poem Zine Reading Series Poet Cory Hutchinson-Reuss Sounds by Antifahorn in the PS1 North Art Gardens free poem zines!

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Cheap Copies! DIY publishing with Mimeo, Hecto and Ditto

PS1 Close 538 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA

with Rich Dana Mon Aug. 22 & Tues Aug. 23 , 6-9pm at PS1 Close (538 S. Gilbert) pay-what-you-can: $15-100 Visit http://www.publicspaceone.com/events/cheap-copies to register Before social media, even before xerox-copied zines and flyers, marginalized communities used simple copying techniques-- hectography (gelatin printing) mimeography (stencil printing) and spirit duplication (alcohol transfers, also known as "ditto")-- to

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The Parchment Lounge (The Writers’ Rooms)

Sancruary Pub 405 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA

This is The Writers’ Rooms’ free-write Room! We meet at Sanctuary Pub every Monday from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Come enjoy a drink and food, work on your craft, and meet fellow writers! All writers are welcome at all of our Rooms, but the Parchment Lounge is not genre-specific. Attendees are welcome to stay past 8:30pm, but the

Sidekick Coffee & Books: PARENTS’ BACK TO SCHOOL BASH

Sidekick Coffee & Books 1310 1/2 Melrose Avenue, Iowa City, IA

Join barre3 + Sidekick Coffee & Books for a morning just for the parents! Kids are back at school and we want to celebrate a summer well spent with movement, treats, and connections! We'll start with 45-minutes of movement at barre3 with Maureen Beran to kickstart the academic year with self care. We'll head to

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Cheap Copies! DIY publishing with Mimeo, Hecto and Ditto

PS1 Close 538 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA

with Rich Dana Mon Aug. 22 & Tues Aug. 23 , 6-9pm at PS1 Close (538 S. Gilbert) pay-what-you-can: $15-100 Visit http://www.publicspaceone.com/events/cheap-copies to register Before social media, even before xerox-copied zines and flyers, marginalized communities used simple copying techniques-- hectography (gelatin printing) mimeography (stencil printing) and spirit duplication (alcohol transfers, also known as "ditto")-- to

Prairie Lights: Sarah Thankam Mathews in conversation with Sanjena Sathian

Prairie Lights Books 15 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City, IA

Prairie Lights Virtual - Zoom REGISTER HERE to attend this virtual event! Writers’ Workshop Graduates Sarah Thankam Mathews and Sanjena Sathian, will talk about Mathews’ new novel, All This Could Be Different. Mathews will do also do a reading from the book. Described by Lithub as a “bildungsroman, an immigrant story, a hero’s journey not to be

Discover Artist Grant Wood with the Cedar Rapids Opera

Univ. of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art 160 W Burlington St, Iowa City

Gather in the Stanley’s lobby for a special performance of selections from The Grant Wood Operas: Strokes of Genius by Iowa composers Robert Lindsay Nassif, Jean-Francois Charles, and Michael Ching, performed by Jessica Patel, Ian Butler, Élise DesChamps, Mitchell Widmer, Jean-François Charles, and Hsin-Hui Liu. The concert will be preceded by a short introduction to

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The Parchment Lounge (The Writers’ Rooms)

Sancruary Pub 405 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA

This is The Writers’ Rooms’ free-write Room! We meet at Sanctuary Pub every Monday from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Come enjoy a drink and food, work on your craft, and meet fellow writers! All writers are welcome at all of our Rooms, but the Parchment Lounge is not genre-specific. Attendees are welcome to stay past 8:30pm, but the

Prairie Lights: Darius Stewart

Prairie Lights Books 15 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City, IA

A reading and conversation with Darius Stewart in celebration of the release of his book Intimacies in Borrowed Light (EastOver Press, 2022).