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Riverfront Readings with Mary Silwance and Bob Sykora

June 9, 2023 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM CDT

Friday, June 9th, 8:00 PM
The Writers Place
Nonprofit Village
31 W. 31st Street, Kansas City MO 64108

Please join us for our June 9th reading featuring Mary Silwance and Bob Sykora.

Mary SilwanceOriginally from Egypt, Mary Silwance lives in Kansas City and is a mother of three daughters. She has been an English teacher, Farm to School Coordinator, environmental educator, and farmhand. She provides writing workshops and serves on the editorial team of Kansas City Voices. Mary explores ecology from an intersection of justice and spirituality in workshops and writing. While her poetry and essays appear in numerous publications, you can also find her work, chapbooks, radio, and Zoom presentations as well as workshop offerings at https://www.marysilwance.com. When she’s not writing, you can find Mary gardening, hiking, thrifting, or planning her off- grid village. 


Bob SykoraBob Sykora is the author of the chapbook I Was Talking About Love–You Are Talking About Geography (Nostrovia! 2016). A graduate of the UMass Boston MFA program, he teaches at community college, edits with Garden Party Collective, co-hosts The Line Break podcast, and curates the KC Poetry Calendar. 


Suggested donations: $5 non-members, $4 members, $3 students.

All suggested donations go to the artists.


June 9, 2023
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM CDT
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Riverfront Readings


The Writers Place | The Nonprofit Village
31 W. 31st Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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