Cassendre Xavier (LTA ’05) will be performing her music and poetry at the Free Library of Philadelphia, Central Branch on Wednesday, February 24 at 7:30pm.
Xavier performs courtesy of The Literature Department of the Free Library as it celebrates Black History Month. Cassendre, a musician, author, visual artist, and actress, is the founder and director of Philadelphia’s annual Black Women’s Arts Festival. You can learn more about her various recordings, publications, appearances and other projects at cassEndrExavier.com.
Cassendre will also be performing at various upcoming events:
On Thursday, February 4 at 7:30pm she will be part of Blend at Blue Bananas Café – a Poetic Arts Performance Project. Blue Bananas Café is located at 223 South Street, Philadelphia PA. The event includes an Open Mic, $5. Information is available at poetic-arts.blogspot.com or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Tuesday, February 16 at 7:30pm Cassendre will be reading from, and signing copies of her new chapbook “Erotica: A Liberation” [Explicit] at The Erotic Literary Salon with salonniere & muse Susana Mayer, PhD. The Literary salon is held in the Bohemian Absinthe Lounge, upstairs at Time located on 1315 Sansom Street, Philadelphia PA 19107. 21+ to enter $10 cover, $8 for students and seniors. Call 215.985.4800 or visit theeliterarysalon.com for more information. The Erotic Literary Salon happens on the 3rd Tuesday of every month.