BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Inprint - ECPv4.9.12//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Inprint X-ORIGINAL-URL:https://inprinthouston.org X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Inprint BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Chicago BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0600 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:CDT DTSTART:20240310T080000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0600 TZNAME:CST DTSTART:20241103T070000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20240623T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20240623T170000 DTSTAMP:20240621T211113 CREATED:20231115T230005Z LAST-MODIFIED:20240610T202141Z UID:49481-1719158400-1719162000@inprinthouston.org SUMMARY:INPRINT BOOK CLUB DISCUSSES Wandering Stars DESCRIPTION:This Inprint Book Club meeting will take place via Zoom. The Zoom link will be the same for every meeting and will be provided in your Eventbrite email receipt (scroll down to the Additional Information section). \n \nOn June 23\, 2024 the Inprint Book Club will discuss Wandering Stars by Tommy Orange\, who will appear as part of the 2023/2024 Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series on Monday\, March 25\, 2024. Visit brazosbookstore.com to order your copy of Orange’s newest novel. \nInprint Book Club meetings are free and open to the public. This month’s gathering will be facilitated by writer and Inprint Director of Workshops & Community Engagement\, Tayyba Maya Kanwal. \n \nTayyba is a Pakistani-American writer from Houston\, TX. Her debut short story collection\, Talking with Boys\, Stories\, is forthcoming from Black Lawrence Press in January 2026. Her writing appears in journals such as Witness\, Meridian\, and Gulf Coast. She holds an MFA from the University of Houston where she was an Inprint C. Glenn Cambor Fellow. She is a winner of the Donald Barthelme Prize in Fiction and serves as Director of Workshops & Community Engagement at Inprint Houston. \nThe full schedule of Inprint Book Club meetings for 2023/2024 season appears on the main Inprint Book Club webpage\, which you can access by\, clicking here. \nIf you have any further questions\, please email info@inprint.org. \n URL:https://inprinthouston.org/event/inprint-book-club-discusses-wandering-stars/ CATEGORIES:Inprint Book Club ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://inprinthouston.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/Book-Club_Wandering-Stars.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20240627T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20240627T190000 DTSTAMP:20240621T211113 CREATED:20240509T231115Z LAST-MODIFIED:20240612T213409Z UID:50540-1719509400-1719514800@inprinthouston.org SUMMARY:Off Script: Stories from the Heart of Medicine DESCRIPTION:In partnership with Houston’s three medical schools and Rice University\, Inprint is thrilled to host this storytelling event featuring writing that seeks to find the heart in every medical story.  \nSeven selected writers from the Houston community will share their stories. Hear about a complex (and comical) relationship with a C-PAP machine\, the health of a Black family in Houston’s Fifth Ward in the mid-1900s\, a heart catheterization gone terribly awry\, caring for a spouse as he dies at home\, and a medical student’s emotional turmoil while learning about trauma surgery. Readers will include: \nStefan Breitling\nAndrea Cope\nFritzy Dean\nFlorence Russo-Carter\nThomas Spackman\nJulie Schlegel\nMargo Toombs \nThis event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. \n URL:https://inprinthouston.org/event/off-script-stories-from-the-heart-of-medicine-2/ LOCATION:Inprint House\, 1520 W Main St\, Houston\, TX\, 77006\, United States ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://inprinthouston.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/image001-scaled-e1718218422808.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20240705T193000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20240705T210000 DTSTAMP:20240621T211113 CREATED:20240510T222929Z LAST-MODIFIED:20240617T201901Z UID:50561-1720207800-1720213200@inprinthouston.org SUMMARY:First Friday Presents Yolanda Movsessian DESCRIPTION:Free and open to the public \nInprint is proud to serve as the host for the First Fridays Reading Series. The First Fridays Reading Series is the oldest poetry series in Houston and was organized by Robert Clark from 1975-2019. Today\, First Fridays are curated and hosted by local community members. \nReadings are held on the first Friday of each month. The program will include a featured reader\, followed by an open mic. \nJuly’s reading will be hosted by Courtney O’Banion Smith and the featured reader will be Yolanda Movsessian. \nYolanda Movsessian is an Armenian born in Iran who currently resides in Houston\, Texas. Her writing\, art\, and photography have been featured in various publications such as Mississippi Review\, Synkroniciti\, Defunkt\, and Equinox Magazine. Her short stories have received recognition as the winner of Mississippi Review‘s 2020 prize for best fiction\, finalist for Kallisto Gaia Press’ Chester B Himes Memorial Short Fiction Prize\, and placing in the top three of the first round of the NYC Midnight Short Story Challenge in 2021. \nIn 2021\, Yolanda served as the art editor for table//FEAST literary magazine. She has a passion for collaborating with other artists\, exemplified by her video poem collaborations with filmmaker Mitchell Collins. Their last three projects have received awards\, including Judges’ First Prize at the ReelPoetry Festival 2022\, the Audience Award at ReelPoetry Festival 2023\, an Honorable Mention at ReelPoetry Festival 2024\, acceptance into Aurora Picture Show’s Extremely Shorts Festival 2023\, and inclusion in Moving Poems\, an anthology of the best poetry videos from around the web. Yolanda is dedicated to fostering creativity and poetry within her community. She serves on the board of Mutabilis Press\, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and publishing poets\, and is one of the hosts of the 2023/2024 Poetry Reading Series in Houston. \nFor more information about the First Fridays Reading Series\, click here. To join the First Fridays Facebook group\, click here. \n URL:https://inprinthouston.org/event/july-first-friday/ LOCATION:Inprint House\, 1520 W Main St\, Houston\, TX\, 77006\, United States CATEGORIES:First Fridays ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://inprinthouston.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/First-Friday-smaller-smaller-smaller.jpeg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20240802T193000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20240802T210000 DTSTAMP:20240621T211113 CREATED:20240510T223205Z LAST-MODIFIED:20240617T201345Z UID:50568-1722627000-1722632400@inprinthouston.org SUMMARY:August First Friday DESCRIPTION:Free and open to the public \nInprint is proud to serve as the host for the First Fridays Reading Series. The First Fridays Reading Series is the oldest poetry series in Houston and was organized by Robert Clark from 1975-2019. Today\, First Fridays are curated and hosted by local community members. \nReadings are held on the first Friday of each month. The program will include a featured reader\, followed by an open mic. \nFor more information about the First Fridays Reading Series\, click here. To join the First Fridays Facebook group\, click here. \n URL:https://inprinthouston.org/event/august-first-friday/ LOCATION:Inprint CATEGORIES:First Fridays ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:https://inprinthouston.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/First-Friday-logo-for-new-website-Aug-2015.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20240811T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20240811T170000 DTSTAMP:20240621T211113 CREATED:20231115T231314Z LAST-MODIFIED:20240620T154723Z UID:49489-1723392000-1723395600@inprinthouston.org SUMMARY:INPRINT BOOK CLUB DISCUSSES Family Lore DESCRIPTION:This Inprint Book Club meeting will take place via Zoom. The Zoom link will be the same for every meeting and will be provided in your Eventbrite email receipt (scroll down to the Additional Information section). \n \nOn August 11\, 2024 the Inprint Book Club will discuss Family Lore by Elizabeth Acevedo. Visit brazosbookstore.com to order your copy of Acevedo’s newest book. \nInprint Book Club meetings are free and open to the public and are facilitated by experienced book club leader Torie Ludwin. The full schedule of Inprint Book Club meetings for 2023/2024 season appears on the main Inprint Book Club webpage\, which you can access by\, clicking here. \nIf you have any further questions\, please email info@inprint.org. \n URL:https://inprinthouston.org/event/inprint-book-club-discusses-family-lore/ CATEGORIES:Inprint Book Club ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://inprinthouston.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/Book-Club_Family-Lore.jpg END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR