Co-Lab and Reading with Jonah Mixon-Webster

October 10, 2018 (All day)

Jonah Mixon-Webster is a poet-educator and conceptual/sound artist from Flint, MI. His debut collection, Stereo(TYPE), was selected by Tyrone Williams for the 2017 Sawtooth Poetry Prize from Ahsahta Press. He is completing his Ph.D. in English Studies at Illinois State University, and is the recipient of fellowships from Vermont Studio Center, The Conversation Literary Festival, and Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop. His poetry and hybrid works are featured or forthcoming in MuzzleCallalooSpoon River Poetry ReviewAssaracusVolubleBest New Poets 2017, and Best American Experimental Writing 2018. He is 1/6th of the Detroit-based multidisciplinary Black arts collective CTTNN Club (Can’t Take These Niggas Nowhere). 

Location and Address

University of Pittsburgh
501 Cathedral of Learning

Schedule of Events

Co-Lab with Jonah Mixon-Webster

October 10, 2018 - 6:00pm

An opportunity to engage with Mixon-Webster's work-in-progress.

Reading and Q&A with Jonah Mixon-Webster

October 10, 2018 - 7:30pm

Jonah Mixon-Webster reads from their collection, Stereo(TYPE), the winner of the 2017 Sawtooth Poetry Prize.

A Reading and Q&A with Jonah Mixon-Webster at Boom Concepts

October 11, 2018 - 7:00pm

Jonah Mixon-Webster reads at BOOM Concepts, a communal artist space in East Liberty Pittsburgh. The event is co-sponsored by the Black Unicorn Library and Archives Project. You can reserve seats ahead of time.

BOOM Concepts is located at
5139 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15224