Rupi Kaur SPECIAL EVENT: A Performance by Bestselling Poet!

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Rupi Kaur, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author & Illustrator of Milk and Honey will Present her New Softcover Poetry Collection The Sun and Her Flowers at a Rainy Day Books Author Event at The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Helzberg Hall.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  Rupi Kaur is a #1 New York Times Bestselling Author & Illustrator of two Poetry Collections.  She started drawing at the age of 5 when her mother handed her a paintbrush and said--draw your heart out.  Rupi views her life as an exploration of that artistic journey.  After completing her degree in rhetoric studies she published her first Poetry Collection Milk and Honey in 2014.  The Internationally Acclaimed Collection sold well over a Million copies gracing The New york Times Bestseller List every week for over a year.  It has since been translated into over 30 languages.  Her long-awaited second Collection The Sun and Her Flowers will be Published this Autumn.  Through this Collection she continues to explore a variety of themes ranging from love, loss, trauma, healing, femininity, migration, and revolution.  Rupi has performed her Poetry across the world.  Her photography and art direction are warmly embraced and she hopes to continue this expression for years to come.

ABOUT THE NEW BOOK:  From Rupi Kaur, the #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of Milk and Honey, comes her long-awaited second Poetry Collection The Sun and Her Floweres.  A vibrant and transcendent journey about growth and healing.  Ancestry and honoring one's roots.  Expatriation and rising up to find a home within yourself.  Divided into 5 Chapters and Illustrated by Rupi, The Sun and Her Flowers is a journey of wilting, falling, rooting, rising, and blooming.  A celebration of love in all its forms.

this is the recipe of life

said my mother

as she held me in her arms as i wept

think of those flowers you plant

in the garden each year

they will teach you

that people too

must wilt

fall

root

rise

in order to bloom 

DATE & TIME:  Monday, October 16, 2017, at 7:00 PM

LOCATION:  A Rainy Day Books Author Event at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Helzberg Hall, 1601 Broadway Boulevard, Kansas City, Missouri 64108

EVENT FORMAT:  Rupi Kaur will give a personal performance inspired by her New Poetry Collection The Sun and Her Flowers.

ADMISSION PACKAGE (ADMITS ONE):  $28.50 plus Ticketing & Handling Fees includes One Commemorative Softcover of The Sun and Her Flowers and One Admission Ticket.  SPECIAL PRESALE for Rainy Day Books Customers: Presale for Rainy Day Books Customers starts Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at 10:00 AM, CDT.  Order from Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Box Office Special Link and use Presale Code: RAINY  Attendees will receive their Commemorative Books upon arriving at the Door of this Author Event.

DISCLAIMER:  All Author Event sales are final and non-refundable.  Kansas Sales Tax is charged on all Orders for event books, regardless of destination. Additional Books are available for purchase at our Author Event.

Event date: 
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Kauffman Center for The Performing Arts, Helzberg Hall
1601 Broadway Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64108

COMMEMORATIVE BOOK: One Commemorative Softcover of The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur.