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1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

September 2019

Sep
13

Jaipur Literature Festival at Houston: Day 1

6:30 pm
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

JLF at Houston is produced by Teamwork Arts, in partnership with Inprint, Asia Society Texas Center, and the Consulate General of India TICKETS: To purchase $50 tickets for the Friday and Saturday portion of the festival click here. To purchase $20 tickets for just the Saturday portion of the festival click here.  Teamwork Arts, producers of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, brings to Houston an iconic event where ideas and perspectives jostle with intellectual vigor. Enjoy a two-day festival with internationally acclaimed authors…

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Sep
14

Jaipur Literature Festival at Houston: Day 2

10:00 am
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

JLF at Houston is produced by Teamwork Arts, in partnership with Inprint, Asia Society Texas Center, and the Consulate General of India TICKETS: To purchase discounted $20 tickets for just the Saturday portion of the festival click here. To purchase discounted $50 tickets for the Friday and Saturday portion of the festival click here.  Teamwork Arts, producers of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, brings to Houston an iconic event where ideas and perspectives jostle with intellectual vigor. Enjoy internationally acclaimed…

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May 2022

May
15

Michelle Zauner in Conversation with Bryan Washington

7:00 pm
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

$10 for members, $20 for non-members Inprint and Asia Society Texas are thrilled to co-present New York Times bestselling author of Crying in H Mart Michelle Zauner and acclaimed author Bryan Washington for a conversation on the development of her memoir, the origins and successes of her band Japanese Breakfast, writing about food, and how her family and Korean heritage has influenced her art. Books will be available for purchase at the event and there will be an on-site book-signing following…

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September 2022

Sep
09

JLF Houston Day 1

6:30 pm
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

To get tickets to JLF Houston, click here and use the discount code JLF2022. To see the schedule for Day 2, click here. The exhilarating energy of the Jaipur Literature Festival returns to Houston this year to celebrate the unique culture, diversity, and energy of the Bayou City. Join Teamwork Arts, the producer of JLF Houston, for a weekend of live in-person programs that showcase South Asia’s rich literary and oral heritage, while also featuring authors from around the world as…

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Sep
10

JLF Houston Day 2

10:00 am
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

To get tickets to JLF Houston, click here and use the discount code JLF2022. To see the schedule for Day 1, click here. The exhilarating energy of the Jaipur Literature Festival returns to Houston this year to celebrate the unique culture, diversity, and energy of the Bayou City. Join Teamwork Arts, the producer of JLF Houston, for a weekend of live in-person programs that showcase South Asia’s rich literary and oral heritage, while also featuring authors from around the world…

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March 2023

Mar
30

The People’s Hospital by Ricardo Nuila: Book Launch

7:30 pm
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

Free advanced tickets to this event have sold out. All open seats will be released to the public at 7:25 p.m. Inprint and Asia Society Texas are proud to present Baylor College of Medicine physician and hospitalist Ricardo Nuila, sharing his debut book The People’s Hospital: Hope and Peril in American Medicine. The program will include a reading and on-stage conversation with Inprint Donald Barthelme Prize in Fiction winner Tayyba Maya Kanwal, followed by a book sale and signing. General…

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May 2023

May
13

Inprint Writing Workout with Aris Kian

10:00 am
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

Join Inprint as we kick off the 2023 BIPOC Book Fest with an Inprint Writing Workout entitled Book Spanning led by newly appointed Houston Poet Laureate and 2022 Inprint Marion Barthelme Prize in Creative Writing winner Aris Kian. Book Spanning – designed to combat book bans and censorship and prioritize and center BIPOC narratives – is an hour-long generative creative workshop open to everyone attending the BIPOC Book Fest. This workshop will play with crafting titles that amplify the imaginations…

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May
13

Inprint Poetry Buskers at BIPOC Book Fest

12:00 pm
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

  The talented bilingual Inprint Poetry Buskers will be writing free personalized poems on the spot for BIPOC Book Fest attendees on requested themes using typewriters. Come by the Inprint table from 12 – 3 pm to see the local writers in action and walk away with your very own poem in English or Spanish. About BIPOC Book Fest The annual BIPOC Book Fest is a celebration centered on underrepresented voices through a showcase of literary works that feature Black,…

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September 2023

Sep
16

JLF Houston 2023

10:00 am
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

Join JLF Houston this year as we celebrate the distinct culture, vibrant diversity, and dynamic energy of the Bayou City. We will once again bring forth our signature camaraderie, a caravan of ideas, and the enchanting flow of conversations that make our festival truly incredible! For more information & to buy tickets, please click here. 10 – 10:45 am Morning Music Anirudh Varma Quartet 11 – 11:45 am Mira Nair: In Her Own Words Mira Nair in conversation with Sanjoy…

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May 2024

May
04

2024 BIPOC Book Festival

10:00 am
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

Inprint is proud to be a partner of the annual BIPOC Book Fest, celebrating underrepresented voices through a showcase of literary works that feature Black, Indigenous, People of Color and other creatives of marginalized communities. Featured Readers include Jasmine Guillory, Fady Joudah, and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. Reyes Ramirez will lead an Inprint Writing Workout and the Bilingual Inprint Poetry Buskers will also be in attendance.  Festival Schedule Inprint Writing Workout with Reyes Ramirez 10:15–11 a.m. in the Allen Education Center…

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May
04

Inprint Writing Workout with Reyes Ramirez

10:00 am
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

Join Inprint as we kick off the 2024 BIPOC Book Fest with an Inprint Writing Workout led by Houston writer Reyes Ramirez. No creative writing experience is needed, just a readiness to be inspired, write, and share. About the Instructor A writing workout with author and poet  Reyes Ramirez (he/him) a Houstonian, writer, educator, curator, and organizer of Mexican and Salvadoran descent. He authored the short story collection The Book of Wanderers (2022), a 2023 Young Lions Fiction Award Finalist, from University of Arizona…

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May
04

Inprint Poetry Buskers at BIPOC Book Fest

12:00 pm
Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, TX 77004 United States

Celebrating the joy of poetry and marking National Poetry Month, the Inprint Poetry Buskers—talented local writers, many of whom are graduate students of creative writing at the University of Houston—will be writing free poems on the spot for attendees of the BIPOC Book Festival on requested themes using typewriters. Come by the Inprint table—which will be active from 12 pm – 3 pm—see the Inprint Poetry Buskers in action, and walk away with your very own poem in Spanish or…

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