Haute Dish April 9 Midtown Global Market

How wonderful that the art world is in-person again! Grab your family and head to the Midtown Global Market for great eats and sublime poetry on Saturday afternoon: it’s time for the annual Spring Reading of this semester’s edition of Haute Dish, Metro State’s very own literary and arts magazine. The live readings start at…

Author Kao Kalia Yang to Speak

“The Faces of Grief” — Don’t miss Kao Kalia Yang in the College of Liberal Arts Speaker Series! I write of grief. The grief of being a refugee, living in a world creating more and more all the time. I write about the grief of parents and children and partings, natural and otherwise. I write…

Free Film

Metro’s own Film Space will play host to special guest Screenwriter/Producer Michael Starrbury in this free screening of The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete. Make your plans to attend this amazing event now! The film follows 13-year old Mister and nine-year-old Pete when they’re forced to fend for themselves one summer, following the arrest…

Hollow Water: Online Film Screening, Feb 26, 2-4 PM

This powerful and heartwarming film explores the history and modern day experiences of the First Nations people of a Canadian reservation named Hollow Water. The film explores the phenomenon of “shadow prisons” and how the revival of political and cultural power enabled these ordinary people to largely succeed in breaking the cycle of childhood sexual…