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QUEER OPEN MIC featuring Lauren Wheeler
Friday, March 28, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The San Francisco Queer Open Mic and Performance Series
At The Modern Times Bookstore Collective
2919 24th Street San Francisco, CA 94110
Sign ups are at 7pm, show starts at 7:30pm
The show is FREE!
Hosted by Baruch Porras-Hernandez with co-host Blythe Baldwin
Featuring writer performer Lauren Wheeler
Lauren Wheeler writes poetry, really short fiction, and what happens when they rub up against each other. A recovering slam poet, she twice competed at the National Poetry Slam and has featured at Cornell University, where she studied English Literature, as well as in Los Angeles, Miami, and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Lauren curated and hosted two poetry series in Ithaca, Tongue & Groove at Stella’s Wine and Whiskey Bar and Re-Verse at the Oak Café, and was a core organizer of the ForWord Girls poetry and spoken word festival in San Francisco. Her work has appeared in Other Magazine, 365tomorrows, Lodestar Quarterly, Monkeybicycle, PANK Magazine, and The Nervous Breakdown.