Loss is a universal truth. As horrific as it is to face the loss of a loved one, especially in a very sudden way, but even in death, there is always a reminder that life is a force that can’t easily be stopped, or as author Elizabeth Alexander’s h...
6 years ago | Culture
The teen poets of Miami-Dade and Broward Counties are returning to O, Miami this year in SOul FLO, an event showcasing the immense talent that makes up Miami’s newest generation of poets and performers. This is the second year O, Miami has partner...
Poetry in the Park, the crown jewel of O, Miami, is back at SoundScape Park for its second year bringing the masses the written word. This year, the unintentional theme of the event seems to examine the intimate versus the public. Attendees will b...
6 years ago | Art
Art and poetry collide in Speech Actions, a week-long sound project hosted at Meta-Gallery. The event will combine transformative elements and sensory exploration to create a unique artistic experience. Speech Actions is the brainchild of Guillerm...
Rita Dove's Sonata Mulattica brings the whirlwind life of 18th century biracial violinist George Polgreen Bridgetower to modern audiences. Fans of her work will be able to hear Dove read from her poem at, "History's Crevices: Sonata Mulattica's Fo...
Tigertail Productions has made its name in South Florida as the "pioneer of innovative art," and the tradition continues with two new poetry residencies beginning in February. Poets and spoken-word artists Andrea Assaf and George Yamazawa will giv...