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14 - Mar
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Where:Kelly Center, 4 E. Eagle Road, Havertown, Pennsylvania, United States, 19083
$8. Advance. $10 at the door. Intersections - Where Poetry and Women Meet. A discussion on the role of Women and Poetry. Panel discussion followed by readings. Presented by Mad Poets Society. BYOB optional. $5 additional BYOB fee per alcohol drinker at the door. Drinkware and ice provided. New Avenue Cafe will be open for snack and refreshment purchases. Free Parking in Oakmont Municipal lot behind Kelly Center off Darby Road. Intersections - Where Poetry and Women Meet. 100 years ago, women in this country earned the right to vote. To commemorate this event, The Mad Poets Society is proud to announce Intersections: Where Poetry and Women Meet. This event will consist of a panel discussion in which moderator Katch Campbell will discuss the state of women in poetry with a panel of prominant poets. After the discussion, the panelists will read selections from their own work. This event will also be a fundraiser. Proceeds from the ticket sales will benefit the Kelly Center for Music, Arts and Community and Purses Full of Hope, an organization dedicated to collecting toiletries, cosmetics, feminine products, and other items to be distributed to women at shelters with the intention of empowering women with hope. For more information about their mission, visit Mad Poets Society is supported by PA Partners in the Arts (PPA), the regional arts funding partnership of the PA Council on the Arts (PCA), a state agency. State government funding comes through an annual appropriation by PA's General Assembly and The National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. PPA is administered in this region by the FIVE COUNTY ARTS FUND. For info on MAD POETS SOCIETY, see: Intersections - Where Women and Poetry Meet - $8.00
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