Start: 6:45 pm
End: 7:30 pm
A Reading by Julie Enszer Author, Handmade Love, Editor, Milk & Honey: A Celebration of Jewish Lesbian Poetry, Co-Editor, Sinister Wisdom Julie R. Enszer is the author of Handmade Love (A Midsummer Night’s Press, 2010) and Sisterhood, a chapbook (Seven Kitchens Press, 2010). She is the editor of Milk and Honey: A Celebration of Jewish Lesbian Poetry (A Midsummer Night’s Press, 2011), which is a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Poetry. She has her MFA from the University of Maryland and is enrolled currently in the PhD program in Women’s Studies at the University of Maryland. She is a regular book reviewer for the Lambda Book Report and Calyx. You can read more of her work atwww.JulieREnszer.com.
Start: 7:30 pm
End: 9:30 pm
Color of Sound is a concept as much as it is an ensemble in the traditional sense. The ensemble practices a set of shared intentions for the co-creation of spontaneous music and embraces a diversity of styles, instruments, traditions, and players. While the ensemble members may change with each performance, the goal of creating coherent music through listening and honoring each others creativity is paramount. Color of Sound concerts push the boundaries of artistic disciplines and have included musicians, poets, electronics, laptops, and contact improvisation dancers. Performers for this concert will include: Jennifer Bernard, oboe Seetha Shivaswamy, flute Stephanie Phillips, viola Tonya Lyles, percussion Jessica Valls, bass