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 hub for Pittsburgh’s readers and writers, jazz and small-scale music and performance, and artistic experimentation. 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 a complete list of all scheduled events, visit the Alphabet City website.
Stories That Heal: Abeer Y. Hoque
Wednesday, July 25 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm
Come to the NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania Stories That Heal reading series, featuring Abeer Y. Hoque, author of Olive Witch: A Memoir. Stories That Heal is a series that highlights local authors who live with and/or have a loved one who lives with mental health conditions. Their stories of lived experience promote empathy, foster resilience, and uncover the truths about living with a mental health diagnosis. During each event, an author will read an excerpt from their book and a moderated Q&A will follow.