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Amiri Baraka’s Birthday Celebration Poetry Slam

Wednesday, 10/07/2020

Image of Amiri Baraka via Getty, animation/composite by TBest.


Join Newest Americans and Paul Robeson Galleries, Wednesday, October 7th, at 6 pm est on Newset Americans’ FB Live for a poetry slam in celebration of Amiri Baraka’s Birthday! This event will be hosted by Yeimy Gamez & Kristen Owens, with readings from over 10 poets.


Poets include:

Devonne | @its_vocab

Dimitri Reyes | @dimitri__reyes

Habeebah Yasin | @xabiiba_

Jeremiah Encarnacion | @encarnacion_jeremiah

Kira aka Mama Swan | @mamaxswan

Lyle Omolayo | @lyleomolayo

Mariah Matthews | @jawnifiedqueen

Patricia Cortado | @shlrzy09

Paula Neves | @itinerantmuse

Sean Battle | @battleseanbattle

Shawn Crysis | @shawncrysis

  • Type: Concerts & Performances
  • Time: 10/07/2020 - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Venue:Facebook Live