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African-American Poetry, Past, & Present Poetry

Date/Time

February 19, 2019
06:00 PM until 07:30 PM

Description

Celebrate Black History Month with a poetry reading featuring Ashley Harris, Fred Joiner, and members of the local youth and teen poet community. Ashley Harris is a former youth-slam competitor and the author of “If the Hero of Time Was Black.” Fred Joiner is a two-time winner of the Larry Neal Award for Poetry and a 2014 Artist Fellowship Winner as awarded by the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities. This event is free and open to the public. To register, visit https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5MwCd0dk6T1o-UdtGaonZx8ff4nOCrZxqH2zj-ZN89UHMlA/viewform or call 919-245-2536. This event is supported by the Orange County Arts Commission.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Orange County Public Library
137 W Margaret Lane
Hillsborough, NC

Additional Information

Sponsor

Orange County Public Library

Phone

191-924-52539

Contact name

Libbie Hough

Contact email

lhough@orangecountync.gov

Ages:

All ages with a parent or caregiver

Town:

Hillsborough

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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African-American Poetry, Past, & Present Poetry

Date/Time

February 19, 2019
06:00 PM until 07:30 PM

Description

Celebrate Black History Month with a poetry reading featuring Ashley Harris, Fred Joiner, and members of the local youth and teen poet community. Ashley Harris is a former youth-slam competitor and the author of “If the Hero of Time Was Black.” Fred Joiner is a two-time winner of the Larry Neal Award for Poetry and a 2014 Artist Fellowship Winner as awarded by the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities. This event is free and open to the public. To register, visit https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5MwCd0dk6T1o-UdtGaonZx8ff4nOCrZxqH2zj-ZN89UHMlA/viewform or call 919-245-2536. This event is supported by the Orange County Arts Commission.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Orange County Public Library
137 W Margaret Lane
Hillsborough, NC

Additional Information

Sponsor

Orange County Public Library

Phone

191-924-52539

Contact name

Libbie Hough

Contact email

lhough@orangecountync.gov

Ages:

All ages with a parent or caregiver

Town:

Hillsborough

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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