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2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States
(347) 688-4456 https://wordupbooks.wordpress.com/

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March 2017

Reading: Danielle Lazarin and Phillip Lopate at Word Up

March 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

A reading of recent work from current and former Washington Heights residents and writers Danielle Lazarin and Phillip Lopate.
DANIELLE LAZARIN’S debut short story collection, BACK TALK, is forthcoming from Penguin Books in 2018. Her fiction has appeared in Colorado Review, Indiana Review, Glimmer Train, Boston Review, and elsewhere. PHILLIP LOPATE has written three personal essay collections; two novels, three poetry collections; and more works of criticism. Recent publications include

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Resistance Work Sessions at Word Up

March 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until April 27, 2017

Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

Are you fired up? Worried? Do you want to actually DO something? This weekly meetup provides a supportive space for you to work on any political or resistance action you wish. There’s no set program—you could contact your representative, read, blog, make a poster, plan future actions, or…

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Warrior Queen’s Women’s Open Mic at Word Up

March 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

In honor of Women’s History Month, Warrior Queen Initiative will be hosting a women’s open mic that will feature all female and gender nonconforming performers. All audience members welcome to enjoy the poetry, music and perhaps some comedy.

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April 2017

Resistance Work Sessions at Word Up

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until April 27, 2017

Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

Are you fired up? Worried? Do you want to actually DO something? This weekly meetup provides a supportive space for you to work on any political or resistance action you wish. There’s no set program—you could contact your representative, read, blog, make a poster, plan future actions, or…

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Living Room Sessions OPEN MIC at Word Up Bookshop

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

Calling all writers, rappers, musicians, orators, dancers, and artists of all kinds! Join us for the monthly Word Up Open Mic—first Fridays of the month—hosted by Jason Rosario, as all ages and persuasions gather to share, learn, and experience together.

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Bottom’s Up! Social Showcase Open Mic

April 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

A Hip Hop showcase hosted by Charlie Uptown. The mission of the open mic is to establish a source of hip hop in Washington Heights and provide a free artistic space for all aspiring artists. Each edition features a guest speaker, who furthers the musical exchange with dialog.

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Resistance Work Sessions at Word Up

April 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until April 27, 2017

Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

Are you fired up? Worried? Do you want to actually DO something? This weekly meetup provides a supportive space for you to work on any political or resistance action you wish. There’s no set program—you could contact your representative, read, blog, make a poster, plan future actions, or…

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Word in the Heights (Teen Open Mic)

April 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

This is a teen open mic for spoken word artists, singers, rap artists, and others who want to share their voices and talents. This month features a special guest poet and teacher, Taino Brigs. Sign up to perform or come and enjoy a night of performances and music, by youth, for youth. Hosted by “Word in the Heights” alum Jilly Jillz.

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Resistance Work Sessions at Word Up

April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until April 27, 2017

Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

Are you fired up? Worried? Do you want to actually DO something? This weekly meetup provides a supportive space for you to work on any political or resistance action you wish. There’s no set program—you could contact your representative, read, blog, make a poster, plan future actions, or…

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Resistance Work Sessions at Word Up

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until April 27, 2017

Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

Are you fired up? Worried? Do you want to actually DO something? This weekly meetup provides a supportive space for you to work on any political or resistance action you wish. There’s no set program—you could contact your representative, read, blog, make a poster, plan future actions, or…

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