Community poetry reading at RISD Museum

Sunday, hear the verse of Harlem Renaissance poet Langston Hughes during a community poetry reading.
Posted 1/29/13
Event Date
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Event Location
Metcalf Auditorium, Musuem of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
20 North Main St.
Additional Info
This event is free
and open to the
public. For more
information, call
(401) 454-6534 or
visit the website.
Sunday, Feb. 3, 1 to
3 p.m.

Sunday, experience the spirit of the Harlem Renaissance in a community poetry reading at the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. During the museum’s 18th annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading, audience members will listen as Hughes’ works are read aloud by members of the community. Educators, corporate executives, writers, musicians, artists and more will recite poignant, and sometimes amusing, verses and will be accompanied by the Daniel Ian Smith Jazz Trio. Following the reading, a reception will be held.

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