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Celebrating Jayne Cortez - If the woman is a drum...

Jayne Cortez
Date and Time: 
April 23, 2016 - 2:30PM
Event Location: 
The Highline
Admission: 
Free and open to the public

LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Jadele McPherson, t'ai freedom ford, and electronic musician Val Jeanty read and perform original works as well as a selection of poems by Jayne Cortez (1934-2012). Invoking surrealism, politics, the spoken word, New York City and music, this event will be both a celebration as well as a reflection of Cortez's influence upon a younger generation of women artists.

Other Celebrating Jayne Cortez events:

Beautiful Sea of Waves: For Jayne
Thursday April 14, 2016
Location: Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, David Rubenstein Atrium

Firespitter: A Tribute to Jayne Cortez
Saturday, April 16, 3pm
Location: Poets House

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations
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