Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Jun
1
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Jul
6
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM. This month features readings by TBD and music by TBD. 

To help pay for our space and our artists and ensure that we can continue our robust programming series, we are asking for suggested donations of $10-15 at the door, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds (NOTAFLOF). Nomadic Press books, as always, will be for sale at the event. 

Wine and Red Bay coffee will be available.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Aug
3
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Oct
5
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Nov
2
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Dec
7
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM.

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Get Lit #36 (Music by Michael Also)
May
15
7:00 PM19:00

Get Lit #36 (Music by Michael Also)

IT'S OUR 3-YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

Come celebrate 36 continuous months of Nomadic PressGet Lit show! Started by J. K. Fowler and Annelyse Gelman three years ago, we have been graced with the brand-new words of over 450 writers, the tunes of over 30 different musicians, and some phenomenal hosts, including Annelyse GelmanJoshua MerchantClaudette Dráca-Luna DavisWonder Dave, Isobel O'Hare, Christine NoAbe BeckerPaul Corman-Roberts, and Zephir O'Meara.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
May
4
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! 

Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 3 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue in Uptown, Oakland. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM. 

This month features readings by Rohan DaCosta (The Edge of Fruitvale), Alexandra Naughton (Rapid Transit), and Jesse Prado (Notes from Work) with music by Harriet Poznansky. Hosted by Zephir O'Meara.

To help pay for our space and our artists and ensure that we can continue our robust programming series, we are asking for suggested donations of $10-15 at the door, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds (NOTAFLOF). Nomadic Press books, as always, will be for sale at the event. 

Wine and Red Bay coffee will be available.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Apr
6
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by 4-5 Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM. This month features readings by Allie Marini, Brennan DeFrisco, Nazelah Jamision, Jenee Darden, and musical guest Kiva Uhuru!. Hosted by Natasha Dennerstein!

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Artist Self-Care Guide Workshop in February
Feb
21
6:00 PM18:00

Artist Self-Care Guide Workshop in February

The Artists Self-Care Guide workshop empowers artists with safe and effective tools and strategies for managing daily stress. In this workshop artists will gain greater self-awareness about stress and it’s impact and why it is important to implement a lifestyle of self-care. Participants will develop personalized self-care plans, identify their support systems, and learn about the many holistic remedies and techniques used to manage depression, anxiety, and self-defeating thoughts. Through honest discussions, exercises, and activities artists are equipped with a powerful self-care toolbox designed to meet their individual needs.

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Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!
Feb
2
7:00 PM19:00

Oakland First Fridays at Nomadic Press!

Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 7:30 PM SHARP! Join us at Nomadic Press as we celebrate Oakland First Fridays! Featuring readings by three Nomadic Press authors in our intimate space amongst the hustle at 23rd and Telegraph Avenue. Come early and catch our authors reading on a street stage just down the block at 6:30 PM. This month features readings by Vernon Keeve IIIPeter Thomas Bullen with guest host and guest feature Paul Corman-Roberts. With music by Azuah

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Poets For Peace in Oakland
Jan
28
7:00 PM19:00

Poets For Peace in Oakland

Join us on Sunday, January 28 for a night of spoken word at Nomadic Press with two traveling poets hitting the road as Poets For Peace. The night will be a safe space for the expression of HOPE, LOVE, and PEACE, creating the atmosphere to heal from the hatred of the war machine that is under the governance of this destructive political regime currently encroaching on the well-being of our communities.

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Telegraph Open Mic (Features: James Cagney/MK Chavez)
Dec
22
7:00 PM19:00

Telegraph Open Mic (Features: James Cagney/MK Chavez)

On December 22, join us at our Uptown location at 23rd and Telegraph for a six-slot open mic alongside two amazing features. This month's show features James Cagney and MK Chavez!

Telegraph Open Mic will happen every fourth Friday from 7-9:00 PM at our Uptown location. Come early to sign up for the open mic and share your latest work! Curated and emceed by Rene Vaz.

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Get Lit #31 (Music by Nick Stephens)
Dec
19
7:00 PM19:00

Get Lit #31 (Music by Nick Stephens)

An amazing gathering of writers will read NEVER-BEFORE-READ material (rough drafts / debuts) within a three-minute time limit.

The emcee for the night will be the one and only Christine No. 

Featured lineup of writers include: and more TBA!

Musical Guest: TBD

Beer made by Ale Industries on site and coffee by our good friends next door, Red Bay Coffee.

Donations will be kindly requested, though no one will be turned away for lack of funds. All ages are welcome, though profanity will be present.

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Collectivity, Intersectionality & Possibility: A Night of Poetry
Dec
7
7:00 PM19:00

Collectivity, Intersectionality & Possibility: A Night of Poetry

Join us at Nomadic Press for a night of poetry, book readings and conversation on the themes of collectivity, intersectionality and possibility. We will be considering the role and experience of the individual in the collective; what intersectionality can mean for us today; and where we can possibly go from here.

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Get Lit #30 (Music by The Secret Emchy Society)
Nov
21
7:00 PM19:00

Get Lit #30 (Music by The Secret Emchy Society)

An amazing gathering of writers will read NEVER-BEFORE-READ material (rough drafts / debuts) within a three-minute time limit.

The emcee for the night will be the one and only Christine No. 

Featured lineup of writers include: and more TBA!

Musical Guest: TBD

Beer made by Ale Industries on site and coffee by our good friends next door, Red Bay Coffee.

Donations will be kindly requested, though no one will be turned away for lack of funds. All ages are welcome, though profanity will be present.

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