This will be The Verse Collective's first poetry reading curated by two poets who were bummed that their verse seminar was ending a few semesters ago. May 1, 2015 7-8:30pmGiant Robot: GR2 Gallery in Sawtelle Japantown! 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025 Who is performing?Poets:Megan WilloughbyApril ShihJesse ClemensLeonel Sánchez LopezRobin Jewel Du PontShetachai ChatchoomsaiJackie HymesCourtney KaplanAlina NguyenWhy should you come?This event features graduating undergraduate seniors and graduate poets from California State University, Northridge! A chance to share their craft with the audience!
Love Beau Session Five has passed and this time, since Chinaka Hodge had a paid gig elsewhere, Beau invited Mayda Alexandra Del Valle to open up and read. She was quite great and I do hope she can make it again. Wednesday May 6th is the next. Beau Sia continues to grow and creates a cerebral environment. Check out the video. Recorded on Dropcam, and sound recorded on iPhone. See more Pics. Photo link Youtube link
GR2 Beau Sia - Love Beau Sessions 5 April 9, Thursday 7pm Free Giant Robot 2 Gallery 2062 Sawtelle Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90025 310.445.9276 Hear Beau Sia expose his past and present in a monthly meet up of intimate vulnerability. Love Beau explores Beau's older work and newer work as well - many of which is written that exact day. He reads without judgement and explores love. Opening is Chinaka Hodge!
March 4, 2015 - Love Beau Session 4 Flickr Photo Set The evenings of learning more about Beau Sia and the mind of an artist continues. It's a great time to check out the monthly readings since Beau Sia and his partner in crime, Chinaka Hodge have found their form. The next reading will be April 8, 2015 at 7pm.
G Yamazawa on the left sitting and Beau Sia in the middle. Love Beau Sessions are all about Beau and his process. It'll be a fun ride in 2015 since Beau will appear numerous times in this monthly series. This third session was a reboot and it's worth a listen. What you would normally read between the line is spelled out. Beau speaks more than usual this time and it's my opinion that these are some of the best moments. G Yamazawa opened the evening and he's a young poetry champion who'll be moving to LA some time soon. It was especially nice to have him. He opens up the evening. Some extra photos are in flickr set.