ASL Cabaret, a celebration of American Sign Language (ASL) performance artists! Many thanks to WoWPS for sponsoring our inaugural ASL workshop. This celebration will provide insight into the linguistics of ASL Poetry and performances created with ASL will be presented. Local ASL artists and WoWPS poets will take the stage and “sign”!  We invite you to bring your ASL art to our Open Mic!   


Friday. March 16th, 2018. 10a - 11a.

Dallas Public Library - O'Hara Hall (7th Floor)

DEEP'S Writing Workshop

ASL Showcase

Small Press Panel

Join Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton, formerly 2nd in the World at WOWPS and Houston's Poet Laureate, for a performance workshop that examines how we translate our work through the body. Craft a new poem here or bring a piece you have dying to refine. Leave with all the right moves to engage your audience.


Thursday. March 15th, 2018. 2p - 4p.

Dallas Public Library - Community Showcase.

Come meet the women of Swimming with Elephants publications! Meet the women behind this small press based in Albuquerque, NM and ask your submission and publication questions directly to the publisher and poets who've worked with them. Moderated by Tara Humphrey.


Thursday. March 15th, 2018. 2p - 4p.

Dallas Public Library - West Room.