Notable Philadelphia: 3/21–3/27

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Tuesday 3/21: Movie Screening, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me. 8 p.m. at Tattooed Mom, Doors at 7:15 p.m., $4.

Science After-Hours: Cosmos. 7 p.m.–10 p.m., The Franklin Institute, $20 for non-members, $15 for members.

Jason Paul & the Know It Alls, the Whips, Ruby Buff, and Little Kicks. 7 p.m. at PHÅRMÅCY. $5–$7.

Wednesday 3/22: Sue Landers leads an exploration of her work Franklinstein, a prose-poetry collection that investigates the complicated history of Germantown. 7 p.m. at Blue Marble Bookstore.

Opening Reception: Where We Find Ourselves. Work from Adrian Chesser, Kelli Connell, Zackary Drucker & Amos Mac, and more. 5:30 p.m. at The Gershman Y. Free with RSVP.

Film Screening: Documented. 6 p.m. at Fleisher Art Memorial. Free with Registration.

Thursday 3/23: Poets for Peace with Stephanie B. and LindoYes. 6 p.m. at Random Tea Room.

Intersections: Art, Identity, Home. Artist talk with Valerie V Gay, Keisha Hutchins Hirlinger, Lela Aisha Jones FlyGround, and Yolanda Wisher. 6 p.m. at Art Sanctuary.

Film Screening: Moonlight. 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. through Sunday 3/26 at The Reel. $2 with Temple ID, $4 without.

Downtown Boys with Sneaks. 9 p.m. at Everybody Hits. $10–$12.

Friday 3/24: Roxane Gay reads from her new book, Difficult Women. 7:30 p.m. at The Free Library. $15 General Admission, $7 for Students.

Chris Farren with Adult Mom. 8 p.m. at PhilaMOCA. $10–$12.

Saturday 3/25: Shannen Moser, NOX (MA), and Harmony Woods. 7 p.m. at PHÅRMÅCY. $8–$10.

Sunday 3/26: Robyn Campbell presents newest issue of her poetry zine, Semiperfect #6. Musical performances by Data and Snow Caps. 7:30 p.m. at Fleisher Art Memorial. $7–$10.

Party Like It’s Windows ‘99: A Sketch Comedy Show. 7 p.m. at Good Good Comedy Theater. $5.

Monday 3/27: The Future is Female Festival. Ten-minute plays by Lauren Feldman, Cara Blouin, Stephanie Walters, and Maya Pen (Philadelphia Young Playwrights). Music by Gracie Martin. Visual art by Emily R. Johnson. 8 p.m. at Headlong. $10 suggested donation.

Vince Staples and Kilo Kish. 7:30 p.m. at Union Transfer. $20.

Philadelphia Psychotronic Film Society: March Meeting 2. Experimental film screening. 7:30 p.m. at PhilaMOCA. Free.

Tuesday 3/28: Lithuania, NE-HI, and Laser Background. 7:30 p.m. at PhilaMOCA. $10.

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Shy Watson is a poet and painter living in Philadelphia, PA. She wrote Away Status (Bottlecap Press 2016). She tweets @sadsects. More from this author →