Join Painted Bride Quarterly on Thursday, 11/17, at 7:00 p.m. for a Slam session! It’s November: we deserve extra! This month we present blues guitarist Mike Albrecht, poet Sarah Browning, and story-teller and comedian, Juliet Hope Wayne. The audience provides both the entertainment and the judging; PBQ provides prizes, and as always, the P & […]
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Join Painted Bride Quarterly on Thursday, 10/20, at 7:00 p.m. for a Slam session! This month we present Fred Siegel, a certified magic man, and host Steven Volk, a man who should be certified! The audience provides both the entertainment and the judging; PBQ provides prizes, and as always, the P & P serves up […]
Come visit us this weekend at the Poetry Tent at Collingswood’s Book Festival, 10/1/22. The festival begins at 10:00 a.m. We’ll be hanging out at the tent most of the day, and hosting an Open Mic at 3:30!
Join us at the RHP PBQ Writer’s Room House Party! March 25th @ 6 PM. Readers, wine, and a sunset! Stay tuned for more details!
We’re so happy to share the news that today, Carlos Andres Gomez’s debut full-length poetry collection, Fractures, is released under the University of Wisconsin Press! Head to UWP to order a copy today! While you wait for your copy of Fractures, give a listen to Episode 6 of the Slush Pile, the editorial meeting that […]
We are very excited to announce that Painted Bride Quarterly Issue 100 is here! Check out our latest batch of fiction and poetry.
PBQ has made the decision to close for general submissions from August to September. We’ll be spending these two months on reading and responding to our backlog, as well as reading for our special issues, #102 Touch and #103 Gestation and Change. When we open for submissions in October, we will be able to respond […]
What Painted Bride Quarterly’s Slam, Bam, Thank you, Mam is a highly warped interactive writing game. This month, comedian Nicole Phoenix will open, Steve Volk will host, and we cannot predict the rest! (Plus—prizes!) We lead the event but the audience is in charge of: writing prompts, performance, and ultimate judgement. The writing produced can […]
In this workshop Neil Bardhan, Applied Storytelling Manager and Archivist at First Person Arts, will lead participants in discussions and exercises that focus on crafting and sharing their own narratives, providing the tools and resources to learn how to build a true personal story with authenticity and impact. When Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 6–7.30 PM […]
What: Painted Bride Quarterly will host a reading and a round of our Improv Slam on February 10 in collaboration with One Book, One Philadelphia! Come hear Alina Pleskova, Raena Shirali and David Acosta at the Black Sheep Pub at 7:30! Learn more about this year’s book, There, There at https://libwww.freelibrary.org/programs/onebook/ Let us know you’ll […]