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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013
 Merger News: The exciting merger of the Wisconsin Community Fund (WCF) with Forward Community Investments (FCI) was celebrated by an upbeat gathering at
Friday, Nov. 16, 2012
 Robert Ashley’s opera Perfect Lives was featured in Peter Greenaway’s documentary 4 American Composers after enjoying a long career at the cutting edge of musical theater. Ashley will perform his Lectures to Be
Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012
 Two founding members of Milwaukee’s late Theatre X, Conrad Bishop and Elizabeth Fuller, recently released Co-Creation: Fifty Years in the Making, a profound memoir based on five decades of cooperating as partners...
Monday, March 19, 2012
Haitian Invasion: After two years of planning, Milwaukee hosted the multi-day “Haiti 2012 Dreams and Reality” conference (“Pays Rêvé, Pays Réel”) featuring that nation's artists, filmmakers and writers. The group was treated to a welcome dinner at...
Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011

Famed author to appear at benefit for Woodland Pattern

Imagine Walter Mosley standing at the proverbial crossroads where Robert Johnson legendarily sold his soul to the devil for blues genius. But Mosley's crossroads also intersect with poor and middle-class black America. His talent, prolific versatility...
Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011

Book Preview

Words influence our actions and beliefs; whether in printed publications or everyday conversations, language frames how we make sense of our environment. Woodland Pattern Book Center’s annual Poetry Marathon is a local celebration dedicated to promoting the literary community in Milwaukee and preserving the authenticity of the written and spoken word...
Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009

Book Preview

On Jan. 31 through the first hour of Feb. 1, Woodland Pattern Book Center (720 E. Locust St.) will host its 15th Annual Poetry Marathon and Benefit. This year's poets from Milwaukee and beyond will be a diverse group, ranging from teachers to truck drivers, musicians and more. Performers can present their word by simply speaking, or they can also accompany their reading with music or visuals. Three of the marathon's...