The Henry Madden Library is proudly hosting two virtual programs in Spring 2021 as part of a grant-funded, nationwide celebration of the 250-year tradition of African American poetry.
The programs will include a creative writing workshop and poetry slam led by notable Fresno writers, Venita Blackburn and Bryan Medina.
Come for learning, healing, and joy through art. These events are free and open to the public. All are welcome!
Save the Date: https://bit.ly/LEV2021
Program 1: Writing workshop with Venita Blackburn
Saturday, January 23 10-11:30 a.m.
Program 2: Poetry slam with Bryan Medina
Thursday, January 28 7-8:30 p.m.
Learn more about the LEV celebration and African American poetry here: https://www.africanamericanpoetry.org/
If you require accommodations to participate in this virtual event, please email Ginny Barnes firstname.lastname@example.org