Events

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March 16th (postponed due to the coronavirus) at Blue House Café

Narrative Medicine will be celebrating the 20th Publication of ChArt, where written and other artistic works by Imogen Arate (host of Poets and Muses) & a number of past poet guests are featured.
Click on the pictures below to hear Poet-and-Muses episodes with Isarae, Calvin, Catherine, Sean, Lisa and German.
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Past Events

2020

February 22nd at ASU Tempe

Poets and Muses was scheduled to exhibit at the Desert Nights, Rising Stars Literary Fair (cancelled due to rain), where past poet guests, tanner menard and Laura Tohe, gave talks and readings (this portion was moved to Piper Writers House).

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Image of Laura by Charlie Leight/ASU News

February 21st at Alwun House

Host of Poets and Muses, Imogen Arate, past poet guests, Anna Flores and Tristan Marshell, and other bards will envelop you in erotic poetry.

January 3rd at Palabras Bookstore

January 3rd, 2020: Imogen Arate, Host of Poets and Muses, will be reading the collaborative poem she wrote with Isabel Hermosillo (who will be reading it concurrently at LAC Liga de Artistas y Creadoras in Jalisco, Mexico)

2019

November 28th at First Church

Poets and Muses Event Page: 11262019 Hope 4 Phoenix Thankful Sundays Thanksgiving Dinner
November 28th, 2019: Imogen Arate, Host of Poets and Muses, read at Hope 4 Phoenix Thankful Sundays Thanksgiving Dinner

November 26th at First Church

Poets and Muses Event Page: 11262019 Art of Justice Event
November 26th, 2019, Art-of-Justice Event featuring Imogen Arate, Host of Poets and Muses

November 9th at Space 55

Poets and Muses Event Page: 11092019 Desert Diwata Exodus Event

Imogen Arate, the Executive Producer and Host of Poets and Muses, will be performing at Desert Diwata’s “Exodus” event, along with Poets-and-Muses guests, Megan Condeno Atencia and Erin Kong (DD’s Co-Founder), and other notable AAPI & POC artists.

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October 5th at the Phoenix Public Market

Poets and Muses Event Page: 20191005 Meet Your Community Flier

Poets and Muses exhibited at the 2019 Meet Your Literary Community event (along with Poets-and-Muses guest, Leah Marché and Erin Kong, and other exhibitors) and took part in our partner, Oh My Ears’s demonstration of the Phoenix Poetry Orchestra.

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September 26th at the Uganda Museum

Imogen Arate was featured, along with a number of talented Ugandan poets, writers, performers and artists, at Tontoma‘s Meet & Greet with Arts Collaboratory (including Poets-and-Muses guests, Rap Poet, Gideon Mugay and the Black Poet).

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September 21st at the Phoenix Urban Arts Market

June 4th at the Phoenix FilmBar

Imogen Arate performed with the Phoenix Poetry Orchestra wind quartet, with music composed by Kevin E. Kerr, specifically to the poems she read.

During the 2nd half, the audience participated in writing improv poetry that the talented musicians interpreted (in vivo) in musical form.

June 1st at the Mesa Convention Center

May 25th at Narrative

Imogen Arate read her poetry and short stories along with Poets-and-Muses guests, Sean Avery and Anna Flores, among other writers.

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May 11th at the Heard Museum

Imogen Arate MCed the Poetry Reading Open Mic at the Books, Beats and Bite event, which also featured Poets-and-Muses guests, Freddy Lopez and Dyrti Redd.

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Booking Requests

We’re especially interested in participating in group events where Poets-and-Muses’s featured guests will read from their works.