TORCH: Wildfire Reading Series: KB + Community Open Mic

Sunday, February 16th, 3pm

TORCH: Wildfire Reading Series

Featuring KB

Hosted by Amanda Johnston

Join us for the next installment of the TORCH Wildfire Reading Series featuring KB!

3:00PM – Community Open Mic

3:30PM – Features, KB

KB [they/them] is a Black queer nonbinary poet, editor, and educator currently based in Austin, TX. They have received fellowship invitations from the Vermont Studio Center, Lambda Literary, The Hurston/Wright Foundation, The Watering Hole, Winter Tangerine, and UTSA’s African American Literatures and Cultures Institute. KB’s poetry appears in The Cincinnati Review, The Matador Review, Cosmonauts Avenue, NAILED magazine, The Shade Journal, Sappho’s Torque, and other pretty places.

When they’re not on the stage or in the page, they serve as Program Coordinator for the University of Texas Gender and Sexuality Center, Co-Organizer/Host of ATX Interfaces, Teaching Artist for the Austin Library Foundation, Assistant Editor for Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, and proud member of Lenguas Locxs Writers Collective. If you got this far, see them talk poems, sweetness & other things on twitter, instagram, or facebook. They think all your dreams are possible.

Event date: 
Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 3:00am to 5:00pm
Event address: 
5501 North Lamar #A-105
Austin, TX 78751