CURRENT EVENTS

IDENTITY VIRTUAL EXHIBITION

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February 5 - April 6, 2021

Identity is a virtual exhibition from the Maryland State Arts Council that features 60 artists from across the state. This is a powerful display that explores identity through art and poetry. Jennifer's work is featured.

 

Click here to view the exhibit.

PAST EVENTS

ANNUAL WRITERS READ EVENT

Enoch Pratt Light Street Writers Exchange

January 25, 2021

Jennifer N. Shannon is a member of the Enoch Pratt Light Street Writers Exchange. During their normal meeting time, they read their work virtually to an audience of 70+ people. 

Click here to listen to the full reading.

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WHAT'S HOT IN THE DMV:
Feature

November 2020

Jennifer N. Shannon's poetry is featured in the "Poetry Corner" of the Nov 2020 edition of What's Hot in the DMV with Your Girl Cheryl

 

Check out page 21 for Jennifer's poem and browse the entire issue for articles, interviews, art and more.

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TENDER:
New Work,

Process & Practice

October 1, 2020

The contributors of tender, a literary anthology and book of spells: evidence, will share new work and will talk about process and practice.

 

Presented virtually by The Frick Museum in Pittsburgh, PA.

July 24, 2020

The contributors of tender, a literary anthology and book of spells: evidence, presented a virtual reading presented by White Whale Bookstore.  

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COMMON THREADS:
Faith, Activism and The Art of Healing Exhibit

October 2018

The art, poetry and expressions related to the topic of faith, activism and the art of healing brought together various faiths, shared common experiences and shed light and love into what seems to be a hate-filled world.

 

This exhibit—including writerjns's poem Keepsake—was on display at the Carnegie Library in Pittsburgh during October of 2018.

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COMMON THREADS

October 2018

In May of 2018 the writers group, Hour After Happy Hour, showcased writers in the Pittsburgh area. writerjns—a member of the group at the time—was asked to read a piece and she selected Last Sermon

Listen to the reading below:

HOUR AFTER HAPPY HOUR:
Spring Reading

May 3, 2018

In May of 2018 the writers group, Hour After Happy Hour, showcased writers in the Pittsburgh area. writerjns—a member of the group at the time—was asked to read a piece and she selected Last Sermon

Listen to the reading below:

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February 27, 2020

The contributors of tender, a literary anthology and book of spells: evidence read live and in person at the City of Asylum in Pittsburgh, PA.

 

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