Free Event at City of Asylum @ 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.
Eco-Justice for All! Reading with CAConrad
Friday, July 16 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm
City of Asylum is excited to present CAConrad, author of Ecodeviance: (Soma)tics for the Future Wilderness in the series Eco-Justice for All! Poetry Confronts Climate Catastrophe. The Pennsylvania-born poet brings together poetry and ritual to contemplate life and the self from the cosmic to the mundane. Poet Laureate of Allegheny County Celeste Gainey will join CAConrad in conversation about their work and their approach to writing with environmental justice in mind. This is a virtual-only event streamed via City of Asylum @ Home.