• 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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readings & workshops
April 6 - Jun 27

Book Club: Readshops led by Karl Gartung

exhibitions
October 5 - Nov 24

Chain of Events: Tyanna Buie

readings & workshops
October 20

Reading: Peter Markus

readings & workshops
October 22 - Dec 31

Welcome Home!: A Veterans Writing Group

readings & workshops
October 23

Reading and Book Launch: Kathie Giorgio

readings & workshops
October 24

Urban Echo Poets

readings & workshops
October 27

Submitathon

readings & workshops
October 30

Undocumented: Great Lakes Poets Laureate on Social Justice

readings & workshops
November 1

Reading and Screening: Trisha Low, Stephanie Young, and Zachary Epcar

film & video
November 3

It’s an Interlace: Five Videos by Barbara Hammer

readings & workshops
November 10 - Dec 8

Shifty Subjects and Unexpected Endings

performances
November 10

Alternating Currents Live presents: The Transatlantic Bridge #2.2

special events
November 16

39th Anniversary Gala

performances
November 17

Alternating Currents Live presents: Ernest Dawkins’ Boglifier Project

readings & workshops
November 21

Poetry Reading: Kimberly Blaeser & William Stobb

November 28

CLOSED

Archived readings & workshops
Apr 18 Saturday, April 18
11:00am,

 

WXRW has long served as a platform for poetry. To highlight this we are showcasing the work of several poets who have or have had shows on Riverwest Radio.

 

Readers will include:

Katie Jesse (People's Books Story Hour)

Nik Kovac (Packerverse)

Mike Hauser (Hauser)

Mario the Poet (There Goes the Neighborhood)

Paul Vogel (Night Wave)

Zack Pieper (HELLO CALLER)

 

Hosted by Keith Gaustad (Burdock Radio and There Goes the Neighborhood)

 


Other events in support of WXRW:

 

Saturday, March 21: first installment in the Empower the Tower concert series at The Uptowner

Saturday, May 9: the return of the original Empower the Tower at RWR headquarters, AKA Riverwest Film & Video.

Saturday, June 13: Hip Hop Showcase at the Riverwest Public House

Sunday, June 14: Locust Street Festival