Enjoy Free Virtual Event at Alphabet City
City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, located in our neighborhood 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 any of the events, visit the Alphabet City website.
Daniel Borzutzky & Poupeh Missaghi Live Reading and Conversation
Tuesday, March 9 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm
National Book Award winner Daniel Borzutzky will read from his newest poetry collection, Written After a Massacre in the Year 2018, a provocative and incandescent indictment of capitalism’s moral decay. Borzutzky will share the virtual stage with author and translator Poupeh Missaghi for a live reading, discussion, and audience Q&A. Missaghi is a writer, a translator both into and out of Persian, an editor, and an educator. This event is in proud partnership with Coffee House Press.