• Address 720 East Locust Street | Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Phone 414.263.5001
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm | Sat-Sun 12-5pm | Closed Mon
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm, Sat-Sun 12-5pm, Closed Mon
Event Calendar
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exhibitions
November 28 - Jan 31

Vanessa German: Defiant Show of Unity

performances
December 13

Performance & Opening Reception: Vanessa German

film & video
December 14

Film Screening: Riverwest Film & Video by Emir Cakaroz

performances
December 20

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

readings & workshops
December 22

Community Reading: Midwinter Day

readings & workshops
January 6

Workshop: Verbs as Images/Images as Verbs

special events
January 26 -27

25th Annual Poetry Marathon & Benefit

Archived readings & workshops
Jul 12 Thursday, July 12
10:00am, $10 | FREE for those who pledge a reader for $35 or more

Join us to celebrate new poetry collections by Sylvia Cavanaugh and Ed Werstein!

Sylvia Cavanaugh teaches high school cultural studies and has advised breakdancers and poets. A Pushcart Prize nominee, her poems have appeared in various periodicals and anthologies. She is a Contributing Editor for Verse-Virtual: An Online Community Journal of Poetry. Her second chapbook, Angular Embrace, was published in 2018 by Kelsay Books.

Ed Werstein is the East Region VP of the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets. He is the recipient of the 2018 Lorine Niedecker Prize for Poetry from the Council for Wisconsin Writers. His chapbook, Who Are We Then?, was published in 2013 by Partisan Press. His first book-length collection, A Tar Pit To Dye In, was published earlier this year by Kelsay Books.