Poet Tyehimba Jess is author of Leadbelly and Olio. Olio won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, The Midland Society Author’s Award, and an Outstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association. Leadbelly was a winner of the 2004 National Poetry Series.
The Poetry of Protest: Luis Rodriguez, Patricia Smith and Tyehimba Jess in conversation with Nate Marshall
Saturday, June 10
Jones College Prep/4th Floor/4038
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm