July 23: Queer Open Mic with Jen G

While the rest of the country wilts and melts under blistering heat, we here in San Francisco remain just as breezy-cool as ever. You know it, we know it – but why not get your sassy queer self out to Queer Open Mic and prove it?!

Summer’s a great time for falling in love, for reinventing oneself and changing the world, and all those things are sure to need an outlet. Aren’t you lucky we provide you with one, every month, just like clockwork?

But what if you’re shy, you say? Just too darn skittish to get up on stage and spill your poetical guts about all the crazy fabulous things that summer’s brought you this turn around the Sun? Well, take inspiration as always from our fantastic feature: this month, the fabulous Jen G will take the mic.

If she can do it, so can you!


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About Jen G

Jen G is a hypothetical marina trench explorer, performance (and otherwise) poet, and experimental filmmaker. She represented San Jose at the 2009 Individual World Poetry Slam, and also coached the 2009 San Jose Slam Team. She sometimes tours the country as one-half of the performance poetry duo The Pincushion Orchestra, and won the 2009 Viscera Award as one-half of the film production duo No-Penis Productions. She enjoys bad whiskey, good footnotes, and inappropriate children’s books. She has never been in the Navy.

Queer Open Mic featuring Jen G!
Friday, July 23, 2010
7pm sign-ups, show at 7:30
Modern Times Bookstore
888 Valencia Street (at 20th) in San Francisco

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