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6:00 pm

Community Gathering in Honor of poet Tyehimba Jess

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center, 3700 Blue Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64130 United States

Thursday, February 7, 2019 6 p.m. Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center, 3700 Blue Parkway Reception to honor Tyehimba Jess, author of OLIO, winner of the 2017 Pulltzer Prize for Poetry, and celebrate UNESCO.  Featuring readings by the esteemed poets and Canem fellows:  Natasha Ria El-Scari, Aisha Sharif, Treasure Shields Redmond, and Glenn North.

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