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Two newsettes, Artblog writers read at Kelly Writers House and Artblog’s Facebook Giving Tuesday fundraiser

Dear beloved Artblog Readers, We wish you Holiday Cheer, great food, great friends and much love this Thanksgiving! The News Post today has two breaking news Artblog notices. Enjoy the Great Gobbler Day no matter how you gobble, vegetable or other!



Artblog writers read at Kelly Writers House, Monday, Nov. 6, 2018, 7-8PM!

We are very excited to announce that six Artblog writers were invited to read from their works at Kelly Writers House, Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, 7-8 PM, on “Live at the Writers House!” This event is free and open to the public. Program is 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM and will be audio recorded and available later on WXPN’s website and on the Kelly Writers House Website.
Speakers on Nov. 26, 2018 are:
Carl(os) Roa
Imani Roach
Matt Kalasky
Michael Lieberman
Morgan Nitz
Roberta Fallon

Artblog writers first read at the Live at the Writers House on Oct. 26, 2015. It’s a very exciting event and we’re thrilled to participate again.  Here’s the 2015 lineup.​

Produced and hosted by Alli Katz.
Full program
Alli Katz – Introduction
Roberta Fallon – Introduction and Performance
Andrea Kirsh – Introduction and Performance
Evan Paul Laudenslager – Introduction and Performance
City Love – Introduction and Performance
Matt Kalasky – Introduction and Performance
Suzanne Seesman – Introduction and Performance
Zachary Rawe – Introduction and Performance
City Love – musical Performance
Alli Katz – Closing Remarks

More about Live at the Writers House
LIVE at the Writers House is a long-standing collaboration of the people of the Kelly Writers House and of WXPN (88.5 FM). Six times annually between September and April, the Writers House airs a one-hour broadcast of poetry, music, and other spoken-word art, along with one musical guest — from our Arts Cafe onto the airwaves at WXPN. “LIVE” is broadcast on WXPN. “LIVE” is made possible through the generous support of BigRoc and is produced by Alli Katz. Kelly Writers House at the University of Pennsylvania, 3805 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104, tel: 215-746-POEM

2017-2018 Artblog Annual Appeal Campaign - Moving Artblog Forward15,000 for15 years! Moving Artblog Forward, Facebook Giving Tuesday Fundraiser, Nov. 27, 2018
Artblog turns 15 Years Old in 2018! We are celebrating all good things on Artblog, like the Annual Art Writing Challenge Contest, now in its 4th year! the Art Safari Program, now in its 8th year! and our team!  Imani Roach, Morgan Nitz, Jeremiah Misfeldt, Roberta Fallon, the Artblog Board and Advisory Committee, Artblog’s wonderful writers, and our supporters and sponsors. Thank you, all! Through the years you have buoyed our spirits and propelled us forward and made it possible to produce the content you love. We love you all!

To participate in Artblog’s Facebook’s Giving Tuesday and contribute to Artblog’s next 15 years here’s the way to do it. On the appointed day, TUESDAY, NOV. 27, 2018, at EXACTLY 8:00 A.M. EASTERN, click the donate button and submit your donation on our Giving Tuesday Facebook Fundraiser Page.

Here’s that link again to our Artblog Facebook Giving Tuesday page.   Donations made all day Nov. 27, 2018 will be received, but those at 8AM count especially towards the “match” Facebook is offering.