Posted on Friday, February 15th, 2013 9:00 pm
UNBUTTONED WITH KAT GOOD-SCHIFF
Easthampton City Arts+ presents UNBUTTONED, An Evening of Spoken Word on Thursday, March 14, from 7:00- 8:30 p.m. at Luthier's Co-Op, 108 Cottage St., Easthampton. The evening will feature poet Kat Good-Schiff. Unbuttoned is free and open to the public.
The evening will begin with six open-mic slots for five-minute long readings. Open-mic participants will be selected on a first come first serve basis. Interested readers will find the sign-up sheet available at 6:45 p.m. Following the open mic readings, Kat Good-Schiff will share her work.
Kat Good-Schiff writes lyric poems that meditate on the mysteries of love, loss, spirit, biology, and geography. She is the author of a poetry chapbook, East of North. Her work has been published in Meat for Tea, PANK, The Equinox, Twelve Stories, and other journals. She has also contributed to collage books, greeting cards, and installations. She earned an MFA at Goddard College, where she was an editor for the Pitkin Review. She worked as editorial assistant at Quale Press and now makes her living as a technical writer. She lives in Easthampton with her wife, a dog, and two cats.
UNBUTTONED, An Evening of Spoken Word is a new Easthampton spoken word series founded by Easthampton City Arts+ Committee member and writer Alison Murchie. The name UNBUTTONED refers to the Easthampton button mill history.