Poems as Resistance Language

Dr. Haki Madhubuti Taught By Women: Poems as Resistance Language New & Selected Monday, February 17:00 pm Poet, author, editor, and publisher of Third World Press, Dr. Haki Madhubuti, visits City of Asylum’s virtual channel to celebrate his newest poetry...

All Pittsburghers are Poets: Poem of the Week

Happy National Poetry Month! As we spend as much time at home as possible due to COVID-19, we invite you to tap into your own well of creativity. City of Asylum believes that All Pittsburghers are Poets, and now we want to hear from you! We are calling all residents...

An Evening of Poetry on April 22

Join City Books in celebration of National Poetry Month on Saturday, April 22 at 7:00 pm when we host two of Pittsburgh best local poets.   Jennifer Jackson Berry’s first full length collection of poetry The Feeder was released from YesYes Books in December...