Sun 21 Aug ’11, 6:00pm
Where: The Library Bar, 1 Pakenham Street East, Viaduct Harbour, Auckland
General Admission: $5.00
Online tickets are no longer on sale
Event listed by: Gus Simonovic
Auckland’s Local – International
Spoken Word Event
More than just a “live literature event”.
It is an initiative from Printable Reality where NZ and international prose, poetry and spoken word literary artists collide in front of the audience for an evening of creative intensity from award-winning performormers.
“If passion is honesty in art, then Arkind is George Washington in the orchard.”- Westword Magazine
National Poetry Slam Champion, Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam Champion and full time touring artist who has performed his work in 48 states, Hawaii, Canada and at over 200 colleges and universities.
He has been featured on HBO, CBS, NBC and Borders Books Open Door Poetry series alongside former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins.
“Carrie Rudzinski’s ethereal voice flows through heartbreaking metaphors of rejection and loss. She speaks with the smooth, sensual rhythm of a jazz singer.” – The Boston Globe
Named “Best Female Poet” and “Best Of The Rest” at the 2008 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI), Carrie ranked 14th in the world at the Women Of The World Poetry Slam in Columbus Ohio this year.
A show not to be missed!