Huron High student reflects on what Claudia Rankin's "Citizen: An American Lyric" means to her for Big Read Ann Arbor

By Ciatta Tucker - Pulp - February 28, 2019

An initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest, the NEA Big Read broadens our understanding of our world, our communities, and ourselves through the joy of sharing a good book ... [and] aims to inspire conversation and discovery.

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NZ to Present Monthlong NEA Big Read program in Ann Arbor

By Sarah Parlette - All About Ann Arbor - January 21, 2019

“Thanks to a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Neutral Zone will offer a monthlong program exploring Claudia Rankine's "Citizen: An American Lyric”.”

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Poetry Night in Ann Arbor 2018

By Zoe Lubetkin - The Communicator

“On Friday, Dec. 15, 2018, at 6:00 pm, Poetry Night in Ann Arbor at Lydia Mendolssohn Theater was underway.”

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How a Poetry Event Taught Me About Empowerment

By Katherine Feinstein - SHEI Magazine - January 5, 2019

“When I volunteered to cover Ann Arbor’s Poetry Night, an event put together by the youth-driven nonprofit the Neutral Zone, I wanted to step out of my comfort zone.”

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'Live on Washington' to feature 20 performers in sixth downtown Ann Arbor festival

By Kullen Logsdon - MLive - May 23, 2018

ANN ARBOR, MI - Over 20 performers are scheduled to perform at the Neutral Zone's sixth annual teen music and arts festival next weekend.

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Teen music, arts festival Live on Washington back this weekend

By Meredith Bruckner - All About Ann Arbor - May 29, 2018

ANN ARBOR - The sixth annual Neutral Zone teen-curated music and arts festival Live on Washington will take place Saturday from 3 to 10 p.m.

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