Black Women Writers Panel

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Carolyn Holbrook

Photo by bfreshproductions, for Intermedia Arts

On Sunday, September 27, writer, activist, and community member Carolyn Holbrook led the first of three discussions and readings with Minnesota Black women writers, on the politics and poetics of our writing lives.

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(l-r) Mary Moore Easter, Tish Jones, Shannon Gibney, Andrea Jenkins, Lori Young-Williams, and Pamela Fletcher

Photo by Ibrahim Hirsi

It was truly a magical afternoon, featuring local luminaries such as Andrea Jenkins, Tish Jones, Pamela Fletcher, Lori Young-Williams, and Mary Moore Easter.

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Catch MinnPost’s article on it here.

NPR was there as well, and is producing a segment with the talk this week. A link will be posted here when it is up.

In the meantime, don’t miss the other two upcoming talks, which promise to be just as engaging as the first:

Sunday, October 4, featuring Caribbean writers, at 2:30 p.m.

Facebook event page here.
Sunday, November 15, featuring African writers, at 2:30 p.m.

Facebook event page here.

Check out the flyer: As Curated By More than a Single Story.

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