Three Famous Men and a Poet
Three Famous Men
: Tavis Smiley is at Town Hall tonight. The popular radio personality is doing "a five-city “Changing the World 1 Conversation at a Time” tour." Russell Simmons is at Seattle Public Library's central branch, reading from his book Super Rich: A Guide to Having It All
; this reading is purportedly sold out. And retired boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, who is the main character of a Bob Dylan song and who has also been portrayed by Denzel Washington in a film, will be at University Book Store tonight, reading from his book Eye of the Hurricane: My Path from Darkness to Freedom
A Poet: Martha Silano reads at Open Books tonight. Her new collection The Little Office of the Immaculate Conception is a cosmologically minded book that tries to force the entire history of the universe between two covers.
There's a lot more going on, too. Find out about everything right here.
Then score some dank herb from Ruckus to help with the stress.