Passwords: Ishmael Reed on Tom Dent

Tom Dent
Date and Time: 
April 13, 2004 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Ishmael Reed discusses the work of Tom Dent (1932–1998), a poet and lifelong activist. Dent helped found the Umbra Workshop, an influential collective of African-American writers that included Ishmael Reed. He also worked as the public information director for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, among many other contributions.

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