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Ink Events Spring 2016

Valentine’s Day Coffeehouse: Friday, 2/14 from 8:30-10:30 pm in the Bliss Hall lounge. We’ll be hosting an open mic and serving refreshments!

Piccolo’s Fundraiser: Time and Date TBD. Ink will receive ~15% from each person’s bill, as long as he/she brings a flyer.

Visiting Writers Series feat. Sarah Blake:
Thursday, 3/10 at 5:30 pm in the library auditorium.

Sarah Blake is a TCNJ alum and released her first book of poetry, Mr. West, in March of 2015 to much acclaim. Blake describes her book as “an unauthorized lyric biography of Kanye West.” The Chicago Tribune calls the book “fascinating” and declares Blake “a formal acrobat.” For more information on Blake and her work, please visit her website:

Student Reading Series: Tuesday, 3/22 at 8:30 pm in the library auditorium.

Slam Down the Walls: Friday, 4/1 at 8:30 pm in the Bliss Hall lounge. SDTW is ink‘s slam poetry contest, and one of our most popular events.

Visiting Writers Series feat. Meena Alexander:
Monday, 4/11 at 5 pm in the library auditorium.

Meena Alexander is an award-winning poet and scholar and released her most recent book of poetry, Atmospheric Embroidery in 2015. She has received awards from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation and the Fulbright foundation, and has been featured in The New Yorker and Harvard Review. For more information on Alexander, please visit her website:

The Goods feat. Anthony Buccino: Saturday, 4/23 from 3 to 8 pm in the library auditorium. This event is an all-day arts festival that hosts poets, singers, and other talented individuals. Anthony Buccino is performing from around 7 until 8 pm.