Black Pasts, Black Futures - National Council of Teachers of English

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Black Pasts, Black Futures

February 22, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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Celebrate the writing of Black American authors with the University of Delaware community! The theme for this year’s African American Read-In is “Black Pasts, Black Futures.” Registration is required via this link: UD AARI 2023 Zoom Registration

You are invited participate however you feel most comfortable: by listening to other readers and performers, by reading prose or poetry by Black American writers, or by sharing your own work. Shared/Multivoice readings (readings by two or more participants together) are especially welcome.

This virtual event is free, open to the public, and aimed at a multi-generational audience. It is co-sponsored by the Department of English and the Center for Black Culture.