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Following the St. John’s College “Great Books” discussion model, Earth Talks brings the community together to look at selected texts and ask essential questions. (more…)
  Texas meets France. Gallery meets theater. Henri Matisse, “le fauve,” meets our city’s own wild beasts in a collaboration between the San Antonio Museum of Art and Gemini Ink. Interpret the works through the history, poetry, tragedy, and comedy created uniquely for this show. Enjoy an evening of visual arts and theater combined in only a way our city can.
Rick Stemm Playwright

Fill Your Lungs With Fresh Air puts some of San Antonio’s finest writers and performers together to bring the art books of Henri Matisse to vibrant life. Erik Bosse, Jenny Browne, Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson, Rick Stemm, and Mari Xingas (Marisela Barrera) will perform their interpretations of the four illustrated books on display at the San Antonio Museum of Art on August 15, 2014 at 6:30pm. Directed by TJ Gonzales with music by Azul Barrientos. This event is free with museum admission and open to the public.

Let go of the book clutter—then meet us for a drink at Liberty Bar for the last book swap of the summer.

 

debra magpie earling

Thanks to the NEA for this insightful Q&A with one of our great faculty members, Debra Magpie Earling.

 

NEA: What was your journey to becoming a creative writer?

EARLING: High school dropout. Married to an abusive alcoholic at 17. Divorced at 21. Then moved back in with ex. Had teeth rattled. Told I was stupid. Was knocked down. Bleeding. Knocked down before work. After work. Knocked unconscious. Busgirl. Black eye. Stupid. Waitress.

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14miniconference

Join the discussion on how our words can change our landscape

July 20, 2014

1–4pm at Gemini Ink

513 S. Presa, San Antonio, Texas 78205, 210.734.9673

 

Many thanks to NOWCastSA and Charlotte-Anne Lucas for filming our Transforming Communities Through Writing Mini-Conference. VIEW IT HERE.

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