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Spotlight: Confluence (August 4-6, 2017)

Located at the birthplace of the Ohio River, Confluence is Pittsburgh’s longest-running literary conference with a strong focus on science fiction, fantasy and horror. Award-winning authors,…

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Spotlight: The Bridge Series (Part 2)

The Bridge Series is a new series uniting the Pittsburgh literary and activist communities to raise awareness and funds for local organizations fighting the good fight…

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ART + FEMINISM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon 🔊

ART+FEMINISM is hosting an inclusive one-day event that brings together diverse communities to create and improve Wikipedia articles related to women in the arts on Saturday,…

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Poetry and Race in America

“‘In light of recent events in Ferguson, New York, and Baltimore that have once again revealed systemic police violence against African Americans, this opportunity to offer…

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New: Free Association Reading Series!

“Send us your best stuff to earn a spot in Free Association Reading Series, a new reading series for emerging writers. Free Association Reading Series is…

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New Issue of Uppagus (#16)!

“This issue includes: 1. The mixed-media-est art gallery Uppagus has hosted yet, courtesy of Deavron Dailey. 2. Reflections on some of the notable people we’ve lost…

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“Dark Money”

“In Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right, Jane Mayer, a staff writer for The New Yorker and…

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“Poetry project confronts racism…”

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 19, 2015 – The Pittsburgh Foundation has commissioned nine local poets to create new works for “Psalms for Mother Emanuel: an Elegy from Pittsburgh…

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New Issue of Uppagus! (#15)

“The latest Uppagus features poems from Donald Anthony Paris, Miki Howald, Kyle Hemmings, Judy Robinson, and many more. PLUS, another installment in the Michael Wurster interview…

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