Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) LXXV
Toronto’s most diverse & brave poetry reading and open mic series
Featured poets: Merle Nudelman & Reza Eslami
Hosts: Bänoo Zan & Terese Pierre
Time: Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Place: Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2M7
Doors open: 6:15 p.m.
Open-mic sign-up: 6:30 p.m.
Show: 7-10 p.m.
Merle Nudelman poet, educator, lawyer, five books of poetry, winner of Canadian Jewish Book Award for Poetry, published essays on poetic inquiry
Reza Eslami Canadian -Iranian award winning architect, published poet, exhibited photographer, poetry collection: Solitude
Tranzac Club is an accessible venue with no stairs (aside from the stage) and they have two accessible gender neutral washrooms. Please refrain from wearing perfume.
Twitter: @BanooZan & @ShabeSherTO
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