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African-American Poetry, Past, & Present Poetry

February 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

| Free

African-American Poetry, Past, & Present Poetry | Main Library | Adults

February 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

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.