All events listed below take place online. Please visit the organizers’ websites for details.

Book release party for “Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe” by Alison Saar

The Armory and the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College invite you to celebrate the release of Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe. This virtual publication lauch program will feature conversations with special guests, poetry readings, and a festive toast as we unveil the most comprehensive publication on Saar to date. Participants include Alison Saar and scholar Christina Sharpe with key representatives from both institutions who will read poems included in the catalogue. Saar will conclude the event with a libation created live, followed by a ceremonial blessing. The libation recipe will be provided to guests who RSVP for the event.


Kamala Puligandla reads from “Zigzags”

When Aneesha returns to Chicago for the summer, all she wants to do is write and carouse with friends. Maybe rekindle things with her old flame, Whitney, who has a serious new job and relationship. Aneesha weaves through dance parties, dive bars, and all-night Mexican joints on her bike, but keeping old friends is complicated in this charming debut novel from Kamala Puligandla.


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