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Levels of Consciousness: Women Poets of African Descent

with Lorna Goodison, Naomi Long Madgett, Colleen McElroy, Micere Githae Mugo, M. Nourbese Philip and Maria de Lourdes Teodoro, introduced and moderated by Patricia Spears Jones
Date and Time: 
October 15, 1997 - 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

As part of Yari Yari: Black Women Writers and the Future: An International Conference on Literature by Women of African Descent, this reading and discussion celebrates the identity and independence of Black women poets from Africa and the African Diaspora.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House, co-sponsored by New York University's Africana Studies Program and the Institute of Afro-American Affairs, in conjunction with the Organization of Women Writers of Africa, Inc.
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations