African American Read In with Tennessee State University - NCTE

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African American Read In with Tennessee State University

February 12, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


African-American Read-In

12 February 2020

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Via Zoom

Theme: “Liberation”


The Black Arts and Literature faculty of the Language, Literature, and Philosophy Department will host the 32nd Annual African American Read-In. For one hour, enjoy hearing literature written for and about the Black experience. Faculty, Staff, and Students are invited to come read, listen, or recite examples of African American literature, or you may present your own creative work. Feel free to join the zoom link provided to participate.

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For more information contact Dr. Jennifer L. Hayes at


Tennessee State University is an AA/EEO employer.




February 12, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm