Poetry Reading

ARTEMIS AND ROANOKE PUBLIC LIBRARY

Guest Artemis Published Poets

Amanda Wright

Ashley Rhame

Linde Furman

Matt Dhillon

Cassie Keene

Julia Fallon

Raleigh Court Library

2112 Grandin Road SW

Roanoke, Va. 24015

Free event and open to the public

 

ARTEMIS Donates 10% of journal profits to the Women’s Resource Center

 

The orgin of Artemis Journal is rooted in social activism, starting in 1977 as a writing workshop for  abused women of the Women’s Resource Center in Roanoke, Virginia. Ten percent of this year’s publication is shared with the Women’s Resource Center in Radford, Virginia, a safe haven for abused women and children.

In solidarity with the women and children who face violence, fear, homelessness and unemployment, we hope that one day there will not be a need for these shelters.

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Artemis in Pasadena for Litfest

Mindy Quigley, winner of “Artemis-women hold up half the sky” with Jeri Rogers, Editor Artemis

By expanding our range of cultural and artistic events, Artemis collaborated with the Light Bringer Project in Los Angeles and Pasadena. “Artemis-women hold up half the sky” competition promoted a Sci-Fi feminist short story.  This award recognizes a science fiction story that embraces feminist themes and has a strong female protagonist. Top entries will exemplify excellence in feminist storytelling, while capturing the complexities of their characters.

The winner received dual publication in Artemis Journal and on the Hollywood NOW website in addition to $100.00 USD cash from Hollywood NOW. The winner’s story was read on stage by a celebrity guest at LitFest Pasadena on May 19th and the winner Mindy Quigley was officially recognized at the event for her story “Equality Day.” Additional prizes include a print copy of the Artemis Journal with the winning story featured, special recognition in media releases, and more.

Jeri Rogers and Mindy Quigley traveled to California to participate in the Pasadena Lit Fest awards ceremony.

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ARTEMIS 2018 LAUNCH

2018 Cover image “The Owl of Good Fortune” by Trisha Scot

Artemis Journal Annual Launch
co-host
The Roanoke Taubman Museum of Art 

As a small press, community is so important to us. We would love the opportunity to meet you during our launch event. Artemis 2018, is featuring New York Times author Sharyn McCrumb of Unquiet Grave & launching our journal.

This event is a fundraiser to help support our mission at Artemis & The Taubman Museum of Art.

Please join us as we celebrate this issue—the more, the merrier!  

THERE IS LIMITED SEATING SO PLEASE RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY!

Ticket to Speaker Event
$12 nonmember, $8 member
Support Artemis & the TMA!
Ticket to Speaker + copy of Artemis + donation

$50 nonmember, $40 member

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

click here to register for event

https://24531.blackbaudhosting.com/24531/Artemis-Event

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