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23rd Annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading

23rd Annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading

Langston Hughes’s poems, dating from the Harlem Renaissance through the 1960s, continue to resonate today. These powerful, poignant and often amusing works are read aloud by members of the community, accompanied by the Daniel Ian Smith Jazz Trio.

Coordinated by the Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading Committee. This program made possible through a grant from the Rhode Island Committee for the Humanities, an independent state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and with support from the City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism.

Date:
Sunday, February 4, 2018
Time:
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Location:
3rd Floor Meeting Room, Auditorium
Categories:
Adult   Poetry   Reading  
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Free admission.  Refreshments following the reading.

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