Poetry & Prose at Timucua

Poetry & Prose at Timucua | April 4th

Tickets available at the door.

Kick off National Poetry Month with a reading featuring award winning Orlando and Tampa Bay area writers. Writer and artist, Claire Stephens, will be visually interpreting the reading throughout the evening.

The event will feature:
-Vanessa Blakeslee, author of Juventud & Train Shots
-Cathleen Bota, multimedia poet & cofounder of LITEROCALYPSE
-Eleanor Eichenbaum, poet & educator
-Yuki Jackson, poet & UT MFA grad
-Susan Lilley, Orlando Poet Laureate
-Gloria Muñoz, author of Your Biome Has Found You
-Claire Stephens, writer, educator and graphic artist

$10-$20 suggested donation. Please also bring food or wine to share.


Artist in Resonance: Ulysses Owens, Jr.

Ulysses Owens, Jr. is Timucua’s Artist in Resonance for September 2020! Ulysses is a Grammy-winning drummer and producer, an artist truly in the upper echelon of the Jazz world. He has recorded and performed with Christian McBride, Nicholas Payton, Wynton Marsalis, Monty Alexander, Dianne Schurr, Renee Fleming and Mulgrew Miller, just to name a few. For his AiR residency, Owens has chosen to collaborate with Harlem-based poet and musician Daphné Mia Essiet. The two will work together in the Timucua studio to create a world-premiere performance! Get your ticket to the live stream premiere!