Free Virtual Events at City of Asylum @ Alphabet City
City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, located at 40 West North Avenue, is the permanent home for City of Asylum programming and the arts. It is a home for diverse voices from around the globe – a place where Pittsburgh meets the world and the world meets Pittsburgh. To view all of the events that are scheduled, or to register for an event, visit the Alphabet City website.
American Monster Reading presented by City of Asylum
Monday, December 7 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm
American Monster: Love and politics in an age of corruption. Enjoy a multicultural poetry reading. Featured Writers of the event are Christian Nowlin, a 2018 Transformative Teaching Artist Award recipient, writer, producer and videographer; Jose Padua, author of A Short History of Monsters; Nikki Allen, a lover and a writer – scribbling because she must with nearly 20 years of stages in her gut; and Michael Simms, active in politics and poetry for over 40 years as a writer, teacher, editor, and community activist.