5th Annual Beyond Baroque Awards Dinner
- Performing & Visual Arts
- The Church in Ocean Park, Santa Monica CA
HURRICANES & RAPIERS
A Jayne Cortez Memorial Celebration
FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2013, 8:00 PM
Beyond Baroque Literary | Arts Center, 681 Venice., Blvd, Venice, CA 90291
310.822.3006 // www.beyondbaroque.org
A celebration of the late jayne Cortez sorceress of hurricanes and rapiers. We will honour and cherish her odyssey on Earth by means of poems, performances, and the beauty of oracular comment, with Wanda Coleman, Harryette Mullen, Eric Priestly, Allison Saar, Will Alexander, Tisa Bryant, Kamau Daaood and others.
Beyond Baroque is one of the United States' leading independent Literary/Arts Centers and public spaces dedicated to literary and cultural production, contact, interaction, and community building. Founded in 1968, it is based in the Old Town Hall in Venice, California, near the Pacific Ocean. It offers a program of readings, new music, free workshops, publishing, bookstore, archiving, and education.