The event begins at 7 p.m. and is all ages. The door price is $7.
Wakefield recently signed to Ani DiFranco’s Righteous Babe Records. In 2004 he won the Individual World Poetry Slam Finals thanks to the support of anthropologist and producer Norman Lear. He later successfully defended that title at the International Poetry Festival in Rotterdam, Netherlands against the national champions of seven European countries with works translated into Dutch.
Also performing will be Reno’s Spoken Views and Two Shits poets.
WHAT: Buddy Wakefield and local poets at The Holland Project
WHO: The event is open to the public
WHEN: Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at 7 p.m.
WHERE: The Holland Project, 140 Vesta Street, between Wells and Virginia, diagonal from Rapscallions.
CONTACT: The Holland Project, hollandreno.org, 775-742-1858.