Smith is a four-time National Poetry Slam champion and was featured on television's Def Comedy Jam as well as the documentary film SlamNation. "Her latest collection, Blood Dazzler, focuses on Hurricane Katrina and its impact on New Orleans before, during and after the storm," Levy continues. It was also nominated for the National Book Award. Both poets will be interviewed on stage by Houston poet Martha Serpas after the readings. 7:30 p.m. Alley Theatre, 615 Texas. For information, please call 713-521-2026 or visit www.inprinthouston.org. $5.
Mon., April 12, 2010