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Yg2d

Bringing diverse communities creatively into the conversation of death & dying, inspiring life by unabashedly sourcing our shared mortality.

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Now a 501(c)3 nonprofit - once a simple poetry night held in the golden belly of a San Francisco apartment…

After that first occurrence on March 6th, 2009, You’re Going to Die: Poetry, Prose & Everything Goes… quickly spilled into the community spaces of the city, filling local cafes & dark bars with the words & songs of its people. And now the event [finding its current form & home as a half open mic/half curated event that’s open to everything, held every month in San Francisco’s Mission district] has given way to a larger manifestation of its title, one that encompasses more than simply open mics & shows…

Now, the You’re Going to Die movement is a deeper & more varied exploration of death & dying, one driven by creativity, fueled by arts & entertainment, writing & music, interviews & stories, but always with the continued commitment to bring people creatively into the conversation of death & dying, while helping to inspire & empower out of an unabashed embrace of our losses & mortality…