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Mic Supremacy 6

“When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.”
- Audre Lorde

Mic Supremacy is a POC led and centered open mic night open to the Lawrence community. Hosted by Jameelah Jones, the event will have a featured reader, with open mic and social time to follow.

Reading: Molly Krause and Erin Brown

Float on Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780692961476
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Published: Flint Hills Publishing - November 4th, 2017

A STORY OF THE POWER OF AN OPEN HEART AND UNCONDITIONAL LOVE...


..".Krause guides readers the way good memoirists must, by rendering with nuance and complexity a story full of the kinds of love and truth that matter for us all." Rachel DeWoskin, best-selling author of Bling, Big Girl Small, Repeat After Me, and Foreign Babes in Beijing.


Reading: Brian Daldorph and Stephen Johnson

Goatfish Cowtooth Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781946642301
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Published: Spartan Press - December 10th, 2017

Stephen Johnson is a Senior Lecturer in the English Department at the University of Kansas. He has published in Puerto del Sol, Coal City Review, Physics of Context, Mikro- kosmos, and the Kansas City Star. He earned how to cuss from his grandmother, to read from the old timey testaments, and to write from carpenters, mechanics, and fishermen.


Reading: Robert F. Sommer and HC Palmer

Robert F. Sommer and HC Palmer read their writing on the theme of "Bringing the wars home." Sommer will debut his new book Losing Francis: Essays on the Wars at Home, and Palmer will read poetry from his collection Feet of the Messenger (https://www.feet-of-the-messenger.com/).

Feet of the Messenger: Poems Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781943491100
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Published: BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kans - October 2nd, 2017

"Between the horrors of the Vietnam War and the paci_ c silences of the Kansas

prairie, H. C. Palmer honors both the beauty of the English language and the ancient

powers of poetry to speak experience without diminishing it. Seldom has the

poetry of war achieved such aesthetic intensity and moral clarity or so powerfully


Book Release Reading: Annette Billings

Just Shy of Stars Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781946642349
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Published: Spartan Press - January 22nd, 2018

JUST SHY OF STARS is Annette Billings' eagerly awaited third book. This collection of poetry reads like a
journey across the continuum of human emotion with stops at the most poignant places in life. In this
book, as with previous ones, Billings writes about sorrow with the same bravado as joy and humor.


Reading: Ray Pierotti and Brandy Fogg

KU Professor Raymond Pierotti and local author Brandy R. Fogg present their new book The First Domestication: How Wolves and Humans Coevolved, "A riveting look at how dog and humans became best friends, and the first history of dog domestication to include insights from indigenous peoples."

Books will be for sale at a discounted price, and the authors will sign after a short reading and Q&A.

The First Domestication: How Wolves and Humans Coevolved Cover Image
$38.00
ISBN: 9780300226164
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Published: Yale University Press - November 28th, 2017

A riveting look at how dog and humans became best friends, and the first history of dog domestication to include insights from indigenous peoples


Reading: Pete Dulin, Expedition of Thirst

Pete Dulin will discusse and signs his new book, Expedition of Thirst, a brand-new guide to the breweries, wineries, and distilleries of Kansas and Missouri. A signed copy will make a perfect gift for the thirsty gourmand in your life!

Expedition of Thirst: Exploring Breweries, Wineries, and Distilleries Across the Heart of Kansas and Missouri Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780700624928
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Published: University Press of Kansas - September 25th, 2017

Set out with a true aficionado and affable guide to sample a dizzying array of beverages made in America's heartland. Expedition of Thirst maps routes that crisscross eastern Kansas and western Missouri, with stops at some 150 breweries, wineries, and distilleries along the way.


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