Sat, May 14|
Charleston Library Society
Nikky Finney Seminar "Un-Vaccinated" Witness
There is a long and verdant history of the poet occupying the "first chair" of the human orchestra whenever there is high tide and trouble. Gwendolyn Brooks, Walt Whitman, Sonia Sanchez, Ruth Stone, Audre Lorde, just to name a few. This seminar is open to all of the public.
Time & Location
May 14, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Charleston Library Society, 164 King St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
About the Event
How in this present world, which finds itself laser-focused on keeping oneself safe, can the poet enter those most calamitous of spaces and move the needle forward in the name of humankind?