Poet. Mother. Professor. National and International lecturer on Black Culture and Literature, Women’s Liberation, Peace and Racial Justice. Sponsor of Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom. Sonia Sanchez is an African-American poet most often associated with the Black Arts Movement. She has authored over a dozen books of poetry, as well as plays and children's books.
Hosted by Warren Longimire with guests Christopher K.P. Brown, Ursula Rucker and Yolanda Wisher
Everyone is invited to be in the audience but to read you must register by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with Sonia Sanchez as the subject.
Admission: Free. Doors open at 5:30pm
When: Tuesday, September 1, 6:30pm
Where: PhillyCAM, 699 Ranstead St., Philadelphia, PA 19106
A live poetry talk show and cover open mic, broadcast live at 6:30 on the first Tuesday of each month. It is a discussion/presentation on the life and work of the month’s featured (LOVED) poet followed by audience members reading their favorite poem by the featured poet, and one of their own poems.
This series is a co-production of Moonstone Poetry Center and PhillyCAM