Appearances

  • Mon
    12
    Jan
    2015
    3:30 & 3:45 p.m.Tune In to 90.7

    Kim will be on Wisconsin Public Radio's Central Time speaking with Rob Ferrett and Veronica Rueckert about her new appointment to the post of Wisconsin Poet Laureate.  Start listening at 3:30 to hear outgoing WPL, Max Garland!

  • Mon
    19
    Jan
    2015
    6:00 pmThe Coffee House @ Chestnut & Pine, Burlington, WI

    Kim will reading at this high school Poetry Out Loud competition along with poets Ching-in Chen, Tobias Wray, and Peter Burzynski.

  • Fri
    13
    Feb
    2015
    7:00 pmFireside Lounge, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Union
  • Sun
    22
    Feb
    2015
    2:00 pmWoodland Pattern Book Center, 720 E. Locust St., Milwaukee, WI

    Installation, Reading and Reception: Official installation of the new Wisconsin Poet Laureate Kimberly Blaeser and recognizing the outgoing Wisconsin Poet Laureate Max Garland.

  • Sat
    28
    Feb
    2015
    6:00 -8:00 p.m.Wustum Museum, 2519 Northwestern Ave., Racine, WI

    Bonk!Poetry and music performers: Kimberly Blaser, WI Poet Laureate; Clayton Strasburg, Milwaukee singer-songwriter performing with Emily Hall; Rev. William Gimbol, writer.
    Doors open at 5 p.m. Free admission.

  • Fri
    06
    Mar
    2015
    7:30 - 8:15 p.m.MMoCA • 227 State Street • Madison

    In this special evening of poetry, members of the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets (WFoP); Wisconsin's Poet Laureate Kimberly Blaeser; Madison’s Poets Laureate, Sarah Busse and Wendy Vardaman; and other invited poets will read original works inspired by Eric and Heather ChanSchatz: 22nd Century.

    You too are encouraged to share your vision(s) of the city through Twitter using #writeyourmadison. All tweets sent by February 15 will contribute to a group collage poem that will be performed at the event. Write Your Madison is a digital place-making project by Madison's Poets Laureate and Cowfeather Press that invites collaboration and conversation through poetry about Madison. Learn more at Cowfeather Press.

    Poets Respond to Madison is organized in conjunction with Eric and Heather ChanSchatz: 22nd Century and the artists’ project, Madison: A Cooperative Almanac, by MMoCA’s education department in partnership with the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets (WFoP) and Madison’s Poets Laureate.

    MMoCA Nights admission $10/Members free.

  • Wed
    11
    Mar
    2015
    7:00 pmMadison Central Library • 201 West Mifflin Street • Madison, WI

    The annual Arts Day Legislative Breakfast, at the Central Library, featuring:
    o Keynote speaker Randy Cohen, Vice President for Research and Policy at Americans for the Arts in Washington, DC, on the power, benefit and impact of the arts locally and globally.
    o Wisconsin’s new Poet Laureate Kimberly Blaeser reads from her work.
    Arts Day 2015 | March 11, 2015
    Wisconsin’s biggest day for the arts and creativity!
    Learn more at www.artswisconsin.org/arts-day-2015/

     

     

  • Thu
    12
    Mar
    2015
    9:00-10:15 a.m.Isleta Resort, Albuquerque, New Mexico

    Panel Presentation with Gordon Henry & David Stirrup. nalslogo"Native Subjects: Euro-American Impositions and Subjectifixations on the Life, Culture, and Thought of Indigenous People"

  • Fri
    13
    Mar
    2015
    Evening TBDIsleta Resort, Albuquerque, NM

    Reader's Theater Performance of Kim's Plays, "This Dance Among Dances" and "Woodpecker's Love Song" directed by Ryan Winn and including performance by Kim's daughter, Amber.nalslogo

  • Thu
    19
    Mar
    2015
    11:30 RegistrationGrist Mill • 2645 Main Street • East Troy

    Thursday, Mar 19, 2015
    Walworth County Arts Council's Quarterly Luncheon
    Grist Mill • 2645 Main Street • East Troy
    Gather 11:30, Lunch 12:00 Noon, Reading 12:45

  • Thu
    26
    Mar
    2015
    5:00-8:00 p.m.Reservation Tribal Government Building • • Nett Lake, MN

    Classroom Visits during the Day. Evening Festival Event 5:00 - 8:00 pm. to include Live Music, Food, Local Writers, and a Reading by Kim.

  • Thu
    02
    Apr
    2015
    5:00 pmMoore Lounge, Pearsons Hall, Beloit College, Beloit, WI

    Poetry Reading with Wisconsin Poet Laureate Kim Blaeser
    Date: Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

    Q & A: 4:00 p.m.

    Reading: 5:00 pm

    Location: Moore Lounge,
    Pearsons Hall

    Sponsored by: Weissberg Program for Human Rights

    Contact: Chris Fink, Betsy Brewer, finkc@beloit.edu, brewere@beloit.edu

Kim at Returning the Gift Festival, 2012 in Milwaukee, Indian Summer Stage.

Kim at Returning the Gift Festival, 2012 in Milwaukee, Indian Summer Stage.


 

Past Events

  • Thu
    03
    Dec
    2020
    6:30 pmOnline

    Mark Allen Everett Poetry Series Reading, University of Oklahoma, December 3rd, Digital Event. Open Mic, 6:30 p.m. CST; Reading begins 7 p.m. CST

    Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2444128792556309

  • Fri
    04
    Dec
    2020
    7:00 pmOnline

    “Songs at the Confluence: Indigenous Poets on Place,” Digital Poetry Event, December 4th, 7 p.m. Eastern (6 Central, 5 Mountain).

    Curated by In-Na-Po, Indigenous Nations Poets. Sponsored by Tippet Rise Art Center and Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation.  The evening's program will include short films by emerging and celebrated Indigenous poets, in which they will read their own work and recite other poems from the anthology.

    Readers will include Kimberly Blaeser (Anishinaabe–White Earth Nation), Jake Skeets (Diné), Brandy Nalani McDougall (Kanaka Maoli), Sy Hoahwah (Yapaituka Comanche and Southern Arapaho), Layli Long Soldier (Oglala Lakota) and M. L. Smoker (Assiniboine and Sioux). Poems by the late poets Adrian Louis (Lovelock Paiute), b: william bearheart (Anishinaabe–St. Croix), and Louis Little Coon Oliver (Mvskoke) will also be performed.

    A discussion between LeAnne Howe (Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma) and Jennifer Foerster (Mvskoke (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma), two of the anthology's editors, will also be featured, as well as video of Tippet Rise's inspiring landscape and musical programs.

    The program on December 4 will stream on YouTube, the Tippet Rise website, and the Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation website. We hope you can make it!

    https://tippetrise.org/news/december-4-songs-at-the-confluence-indigenous-poets-on-place

  • Wed
    10
    Feb
    2021
    7:00-9:00 pm CSTZoom

    Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts, Winter Writers Reading Series, February 10th, 7-9 via Zoom.

    Register here: https://shakeragalley.org/product/wwrs-blaeser/