Please check back soon for our future virtual events!
When: Saturday, November 9, 2019
Where: Space 55, 1524 N 18th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007
What: A night exploring what it means to leave, grieve, and return to the desert within Asian and Pacific Islander diasporic communities.
$10 per person, and $8 per person in groups bigger than 6!
Tickets will also be sold at the event. Paying via cash/card/venmo preferred.
When: Saturday, October 5, 2019
Where: Azukar Coffee, 7246 S. Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85042
Who: 30Spice//SimplyDamon, Anna Flores, Erin Kong, Niamey Thomas, Erin Kong, Dr. Tamika Sanders, Mic Maven, Twix XXX, and more!
What: Join us for a night of local poets, musicians, dancers, and performance artists premiering new work based on the central themes of skinnyblk. Each artist will grapple with media (mis)representation, identity politics, childhood, self-love, and more. Support the Phoenix art community!
In addition to our co-founder Erin Kong performing at this event, we will also be tabling, with pieces available for purchase!
When: Saturday, August 17, 2019
Where: Palabras Bookstore, 1738 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85006
Who: Please see image in left column
What: Join us, along with 39 other organizations and individuals, in celebrating Palabras Bookstore's 4 year anniversary! It's a day full of food, art, social justice, healing, performances, and community.
Desert Diwata will participate in the social justice panel and in the open mic. However, we will be officially tabling from 6 P.M. - 9 P.M.