Alphabet City™ Summer Festival

City of Asylum presents readings throughout the year featuring international literary authors and writers of interest in many genres. We also present annual performances and literary events such as the annual Jazz-Poetry Concert, Writers in the Gardens, and Cave Canem Poets Reading.

September 2014

Jazz Poetry Concert 2014 @ Allegheny Commons, West Park
September 6, 2014 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm
Jazz Poetry Concert 2014 @ Allegheny Commons, West Park | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States
For the 10th anniversary of Jazz Poetry Concert, we are celebrating with a reunion of many of the favorite performers from years past–the Oliver Lake [...]
Poetry Reading: TJ Dema Workshop @ Alphabet City ® Tent
September 16, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Poetry Reading: TJ Dema Workshop @ Alphabet City ® Tent | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States
City of Asylum is hosting a series of workshops alongside Pittsburgh’s Creative and Performing Arts School (CAPA).  Poet TJ Dema will host these workshops for [...]
Art Day with The Andy Warhol Museum @ Alphabet City™ Tent
September 19, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Day with The Andy Warhol Museum @ Alphabet City™ Tent | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States
City of Asylum is partnering with our North Side neighbors at the Andy Warhol Museum to host an evening of fun art activities. Join us [...]