Events: November, 2016 Calendar View

Asian Women Giving Circle Annual Celebration

We are delighted to host the Asian Women Giving Circle Annual Celebration. Join P+B and AWGC for an evening celebrating activism through the arts!


Poetry Workshop: Writing in Space(s), session 5: The Art of Placement

For five weeks this fall, poet and educator Marissa Anne Ayala will lead a series of poetry workshops that encourage participants to engage, through writing and discussion, with the art and architecture of Pen and Brush. This session, the last in the workshop series, leads writers in creating maps of encounter and where/how their writing lives.


Pen + Brush Profiled on NYC-Arts!

This November, NYC-ARTS repeated the profile segment that highlighted the mission and vibrancy of Pen + Brush, with interviews featuring Executive Director Janice Sands and Pen + Brush artist Josephine Barreiro. This was a milestone moment for the organization in many ways.

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POWarts Book Club: Art Thinking by Amy Whitaker

Join us for the inaugural meeting of the POWarts Book Club. Over wine and snacks, participate in a discussion with author and former POWarts President Amy Whitaker about her new book Art Thinking: How to Carve Out Creative Space in a World of Schedules, Budgets, and Bosses. Art Thinking outlines a framework that combines the mindset of art with the tools of business, and features stories of artists and creative workers across both fields.


Pen and Brush Presents…November

Pen and Brush Presents… is a new reading series curated by Kate Angus for Pen and Brush. The series supports the work small press editors in identifying excellent writing, as well as supporting the writing itself by featuring exciting new work by established and emerging authors. Each month, “Pen and Brush Presents…” will feature readings by three writers, each one selected by editors at a press, journal, or organization with a strong female editorial presence.