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Grandma's House Open Mic Poetry Show featuring Kwyn Townsend Riley

  • kibbitznest books, brews & blarney 2212 North Clybourn Avenue Chicago, IL, 60614 United States (map)

KWYN TOWNSEND RILEY, poetically known as Kwynology, is a poem trying to person. Chicago born, Southside bred, Kwynology uses her poem to shed light on issues that she has known all her life. Racism, gentrification, blk womanhood and more. She has performed in Germany, California and completed a midwest university tour this past year.

Sign-up starts at 8:30!

***$5 suggested donation***

Grandma’s House is a poetry show and open mic tucked in a corner of Kibbitznest Books, Brews & Blarney. Hosted by Chicago poet and self-proclaimed Grandma, Caroline M. Watson, Grandma's House is Chicago's coziest poetry show.  Come on out to perform some of your work or to watch our featured poet. It’s just like being in your Grandma’s living room, only with fewer mothballs and more earth-shattering poetry.