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1533 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006 United States

November 2015

Nov
20

Edmund De Waal Lecture and Book Signing

7:00 pm
The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006 United States

Admission is free, seating is limited The Menil Collection and Inprint invite you to hear British ceramist, author, and curator Edmund de Waal speak about his new book The White Road: Journey into an Obsession, an intimate narrative history of porcelain structured around five journeys. Booklist says “[This] passionately and elegantly elucidated story of porcelain, laced with memoir and travelogue, serves as a portal into the madness and transcendence of our covetous obsession with beauty.” De Waal’s 2010 memoir The Hare with Amber Eyes became…

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May 2016

May
07

Inprint Poetry Buskers at MenilFest 2016

12:30 pm
The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006 United States

Enjoy a full day of performances, readings, and a showcase of independent authors and publishers at the 2016 MenilFest and Gulf Coast Indie Book Fest from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. As part of this day of artistic fun, the popular Inprint Poetry Buskers will be on hand from 12:30 pm – 3 pm writing poems foe free and on demand for anyone who stops by the Inprint table located outdoors near the front entrance of The Menil Collection. For more…

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May 2017

May
06

Inprint Poetry Buskers at MenilFest 2017

12:00 pm
The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006 United States

Enjoy a full day of performances, readings, and a showcase of independent authors and publishers at the 2017 MenilFest and Gulf Coast Indie Book Fest from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. As part of this day of artistic fun, the popular Inprint Poetry Buskers will be on hand from 12 pm – 3 pm writing poems foe free and on demand for anyone who stops by the Inprint table located outdoors near the front entrance of The Menil Collection. For more…

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October 2019

Oct
10

Paul Otremba’s Levee: Reading and Book Launch

7:00 pm
The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006 United States

Presented by Inprint and The Menil Collection Free, RSVP requested below. Join us for a memorial reading and book launch celebrating the publication of Levee, poet Paul Otremba’s poignant and powerful third collection. Six extraordinary poets from across the U.S. – Michael Collier, Sally Keith, Tomás Morín, Hieu Minh Nguyen, Patrick Phillips, and Kent Shaw – come together to read from the book and pay tribute to Paul and his work. Paul Otremba, who died in June, was a nationally renowned poet,…

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April 2022

Apr
30

2022 Inprint Prize Winners Reading

4:00 pm
The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006 United States

Free and open to the public, this reading will take place outdoors on the east side of the museum  Join Inprint for a celebratory reading of the 2022 Inprint Prize Winners. This spring, Inprint awarded 10 prizes ranging from $1,000 – $10,000 to nine students studying creative writing at the University of Houston and one undergraduate at Rice University. The winners, selected by outside judges, will give short readings from their prize-winning works. Inprint Executive Director Rich Levy, along with…

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July 2022

Jul
16

Inprint Writing Workout with The Menil Collection

11:00 am
The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006 United States

Free, in person, and open to the public, registration is required. This Inprint Writing Workout is full, please join our mailing list to stay updated on the next time a writing workout is offered. Join Inprint for an interactive writing activity that will flex your creative muscles in the exhibition Meret Oppenheim: My Exhibition. Experience for yourself the rewards and pleasures of creative writing. The exhibit at The Menil Collection showcases the work Swiss artist Meret Oppenheim, a creative visionary…

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