Acclaimed poet and slam champion Elizabeth Acevedo will read from her works including the collection “Beastgirl,” and her new novel “The Poet X,” due for release in March 2018. For more information on Ms. Acevedo, please visit: acevedopoetry.com.
February 1, 2018 | 7 p.m.
1212 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
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Join the editors and staff of America Media at an open house as we celebrate the dedication of our new headquarters. All are welcome to see the new home of our ministry. Refreshments will be available throughout the day. We hope that you can join us!
When: December 1, 2017 from 1-7 p.m.
Where: 1212 Avenue of the Americas, 11th Fl., New York, NY 10036 (Corner of 48th & Avenue of the Americas)
America’s The Word columnist, Michael Simone, S.J., will be discussing the place of Scripture in light of holy days as can be found in America’s new ebook: America on Feast Days and Holy Days. James Martin, S.J., will lead a moderated conversation that will bring the joy of the Scriptures into focus for how prayer can be a form of celebration. Opening remarks will be delivered by Dr. Roy Peterson, president of American Bible Society, and introductions by Matt Malone, S.J.
Join America Media, Concordia College, Fordham University’s Theology Department, and American Lutheran Publicity Bureau in commemorating the 500th-anniversary of the Reformation.
Following the panel discussion, guests are invited to join us for evening prayer in the Catholic tradition followed by a reception.