Black Poetry: A Conference

Thu Feb 14, 2019 · 7:00 pm

Black Poetry: A Gala Reading

Matthews Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center · Presented by: Lewis Center for the ArtsUniversity Center for Human ValuesDepartment of Comparative LiteratureProgram in Canadian StudiesDepartment of African American StudiesHumanities CouncilProgram in Creative WritingDepartment of EnglishProgram in American Studies

In connection with Black Poetry: A Conference, a gala reading featuring Elizabeth Alexander, Kwame Dawes, Toi Derricotte, Rita Dove, Yusef Komunyakaa, Haki R. Madhubuti, Harryette Mullen, Sonia Sanchez, and Kevin Young.

Fri Feb 15, 2019 - Sat Feb 16, 2019 · 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Black Poetry: A Conference

Lewis Arts complex · Presented by: Lewis Center for the ArtsUniversity Center for Human ValuesDepartment of Comparative LiteratureProgram in Canadian StudiesDepartment of African American StudiesHumanities CouncilProgram in Creative WritingDepartment of EnglishProgram in American Studies

The Black Poetry Conference features more than 40 poets in a series of panels and readings, organized by Tracy K. Smith, Joshua Kotin, and Jaamil Olawale Kosoko.