Arts Walk March 7

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Arts Walk for Book Lovers

Nikia Chaney Reads from her new book: us mouth 

March 7, 7 pm

Upstairs, Downtown Riverside Public Library   

3581 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside

On Thursday, March 7, at 7:00 p.m., join us for a reading from us mouth by Nikia Chaney.  This event will be held at Riverside Public Library downtown, upstairs. The library is located at 3581 Mission Inn Avenue.

us mouth attempts to speak to the fracturing of intimate relationships, the importance of voice, song, and empathy as an instrument of connection and healing. The poems are filled with wordplay and rhythm to create an intensity of presence of various speakers who cry out in the pain and joy of being alive. 

Inlandia Literary Laureate (us 2016-2018) Nikia Chaney is founding editor of shufpoetry, an online journal for experimental poetry, and also Jamii Publishing, a publishing imprint dedicated to fostering community among poets and writers.

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