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PLU open mic featuring John David “JD” Ragan

Posted on 15 Feb 2018 in |

John David “JD” Ragan is the featured artist at Paris Lit Up on Thursday, February 15, at 8:30 pm. JD is a member of Laborers Union Local 942, in Fairbanks, Alaska, and he will be playing traditional folk songs supporting Labor Unions, and music from Sunday Jams at the Golden Eagle Saloon in Ester, Alaska. JD has been singing and playing guitar since he was 16 years old. He has traveled and studied in 50 countries, hitchhiking, riding motorcycles and bicycles, and paying for much of it with work in the building trades in Alaska, in commercial fishing, and in the restaurant industry. He has a Masters in French from the University of Paris IV Sorbonne, a PhD from NYU in European history, and he has studied Spanish in Latin America and in Spain, German for a year in Berlin, and Arabic in Cairo and Tunis. He has published two...

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PLU open mic featuring John David “JD” Ragan

Posted on 6 Feb 2018 in |

John David “JD” Ragan is the featured artist at Paris Lit Up on Thursday, February 15, at 8:30 pm. JD is a member of Laborers Union Local 942, in Fairbanks, Alaska, and he will be playing traditional folk songs supporting Labor Unions, and music from Sunday Jams at the Golden Eagle Saloon in Ester, Alaska. JD has been singing and playing guitar since he was 16 years old. He has traveled and studied in 50 countries, hitchhiking, riding motorcycles and bicycles, and paying for much of it with work in the building trades in Alaska, in commercial fishing, and in the restaurant industry. He has a Masters in French from the University of Paris IV Sorbonne, a PhD from NYU in European history, and he has studied Spanish in Latin America and in Spain, German for a year in Berlin, and Arabic in Cairo and Tunis. He has published two...

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Paris Lit Up London Launch – part 2, Covent Garden

Posted on 21 May 2015 in |

PLU Lights Up London! Paris Lit Up is celebrating its most recent magazine publication on the other side of La Manche and would like to invite you to an evening of poetry and prose readings from special contributors followed by an open mic at The Poetry Café, Covent Garden, London on Thursday May 21. …..   Thursday May 21 The Poetry Café, Covent Garden. 6.30pm Readings by writers and artists published in the magazine, followed by an open mic. Tell your friends… Paris Lit Up presents its second magazine, a beautiful and unexpected collection of art and literature. Through transparency and overlapping reflection, the words and images in this collection caress each other in open cooperation and collective conversation, creating unexpected synergies and new realms. Come and be part of our community where language, ideas and desires are shared and...

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Paris Lit Up London Launch – part 1, Brick Lane

Posted on 20 May 2015 in |

    PLU Lights Up London! Paris Lit Up is celebrating its most recent magazine publication on the other side of La Manche and would like to invite you to an evening of poetry and prose readings from special contributors followed by an open mic at the Verge Bar in Shoreditch, London on Wednesday May 20. ….. Wednesday May 20 The Verge Bar, Brick Lane. 14-118 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 6DG. 8pm onwards We’re crashing the monthly ‘Spoken’ open mic with special guest Harry Man, followed by readings from many of the other talented writers and artists in the magazine. Through transparency and overlapping reflection, the words and images in this collection caress each other in open cooperation and collective conversation, creating unexpected synergies and new realms. Come and be part of our community where language, ideas and desires are shared and...

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