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May 1, 2009

Launch Party is even longer!

The literary journal dislocate launches its fifth issue on Saturday, May 9, 2009, from 8pm to midnight, at the Bedlam Theatre in Minneapolis. The event celebrates creative work from international writers and artists on the subject of political, social, geographic and cultural transitions with food, drink, a reading by local poet Todd Boss, Twin Cities band Run at the Dog, and New York City DJ Jason Baker on the dance floor! T

he journal includes:

• Acclaimed authors Kevin Wilson, Peter Johnson, Nin Andrews, and Todd Boss, among others!
• Poetry by Haitian poet Jacqueline Beaugé-Rosier, published for the first time in English and French!
• Responses to Jacob Lawrence paintings from "The Great Migration" series by women of the Grace House re-entry program in Chicago!
• Photography by featured artist Kyle Rand (kylerand.com)!

What: dislocate Transitions Launch: Books, art, food, drinks, live band,
dance floor DJ!
When: Saturday, May 9, 2009, 8pm-12am!
Where: Bedlam Theatre
1501 S 6th St
Minneapolis, MN 55454

This event is free and open to the public. First 50 guests receive free drink ticket!

dislocate is published annually by the University of Minnesota Creative Writing Program. For more information, please contact Shantha Susman at susman [at] umn [dot] com.