Word Up Books

Word Up Books is a multilingual, general-interest, non-profit community bookshop and arts space in Washington Heights NYC. On Saturday, June 18th, 2016, Word Up Books celebrated its 5th anniversary. Word Up is 100% run by volunteers. By hosting literary readings, music concerts, film screenings, theater productions, art openings, workshops, community meetings and talks, language salons, and other activities for kids and adults, Word Up attempts to support and fortify the creative spirit unique to the Washington Heights, New York community.

Contributor: René Carson