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Joe Montoya’s Poetry Unplugged: Featuring Stuart Canton

August 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Open Mic signups: 7 PM to 8 PM

Start Time: 8 PM

Door: Free with a one Drink Minimum

Stuart Livingston Canton finally graduated from Sac State where he was an executive editor for the Calaveras Station Literary Review. His poems have appeared in local publications like The American River Review, WTF!?, and Poetry Now. Stuart won an award from The Sacramento Poetry Center for protest poetry and undergraduate award for poetry at Sac State. His studies led him to explore surrealism and ecopoetics in his poetry. He enjoys cooking almost as much as writing, and has just barely more literature than cookbooks.

a sample poem:
a moment

a not knowing
that clouds your
eyes slow and warm like
a suspension
between fluids
like breath
breath but for a moment before
it is air like
when your tongue almost
forms a word
and you taste the roof of your mouth
like punctuation
at the end
of a line and

Luna’s Café
1414 16th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

“Parking for Luna’s Cafe is available in a garage located on 17th Street between L Street and Capitol Avenue. It’s $2 to park all night and is located about two blocks from Luna’s.”


August 24, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Luna’s Cafe
1414 16th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814 United States
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