gather|on // identity

  • nomad yard collectiv 411 new york avenue ne washington, dc 20002 united states
gather | a series provides an opportunity for you to express. share. digest. evolve.  xodvf x nomad yard collectiv  presents gather | a discussion x workshop on identity. w|  upile is a malawian poet based in baltimore. born in 1994 and raised in zomba, her debut collection of prose and poetry 'soft magic' was published  in 2015.  upile writes intimate poems that celebrate womanhood, manhood, blackness, love, color and the intersecetionalities many encounter. she is passionate about human rights advocacy, the arts and travel. She hopes to remain curious, soft-hearted and ready for new adventures.  'soft magic.' is the debut collection of prose and poetry by malawian writer, upile chisala. an exploratory text on the self. joy. blackness. gender. matters of the heart. the experience of diaspora, spirituality and most of all, how we survive. 'soft magic.' is a shared healing journey. signed copies will be available for purchase. +  antoinette is a curious writer attracted to the unexplored areas of life.  born in los angeles, antoinette whose passion for people + imparting knowledge influenced her decision to become an educator and subsequently earn her master’s of arts in teaching at howard university.  antoinette is now freelancing for the huffington post and working full time as blogger and photographer of dontthrowawaythecrust.com. dtac is a brand dedicated to documenting the compelling stories of the marginalized peoples of the world though editorial, documentary photography and video.   use hashtags | #gatheron #nomadyard #xodvf rsvp required | open to all ages WHEN Saturday, December 12, 2015 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EST) - Add to Calendar WHERE nomad yard collectiv - 411 new york avenue northeast washington, dc 20002

gather | a series provides an opportunity for you to express. share. digest. evolve. 

xodvf x nomad yard collectiv 

presents

gather | a discussion x workshop on identity.

w| 

upile is a malawian poet based in baltimore. born in 1994 and raised in zomba, her debut collection of prose and poetry 'soft magic' was published  in 2015.  upile writes intimate poems that celebrate womanhood, manhood, blackness, love, color and the intersecetionalities many encounter. she is passionate about human rights advocacy, the arts and travel. She hopes to remain curious, soft-hearted and ready for new adventures. 

'soft magic.' is the debut collection of prose and poetry by malawian writer, upile chisala. an exploratory text on the self. joy. blackness. gender. matters of the heart. the experience of diaspora, spirituality and most of all, how we survive. 'soft magic.' is a shared healing journey. signed copies will be available for purchase.

antoinette is a curious writer attracted to the unexplored areas of life.  born in los angeles, antoinette whose passion for people + imparting knowledge influenced her decision to become an educator and subsequently earn her master’s of arts in teaching at howard university.  antoinette is now freelancing for the huffington post and working full time as blogger and photographer of dontthrowawaythecrust.com. dtac is a brand dedicated to documenting the compelling stories of the marginalized peoples of the world though editorial, documentary photography and video.  

use hashtags | #gatheron #nomadyard #xodvf

rsvp required | open to all ages

WHEN

Saturday, December 12, 2015 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EST) - Add to Calendar

WHERE

nomad yard collectiv - 411 new york avenue northeast washington, dc 20002