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18th-Annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading

February 3, 2013

Langston Hughes' poems, dating from the Harlem Renaissance through the 1960's, continue to resonate today.  These powerful, poignant and often amusing works are read aloud by members of the community and leaders of diverse backgrounds, including educators, corporate executives, writers, musicians and artists. Join internationally acclaimed storyteller Len Cabral and members of the community in this celebration of Hughes’ poetry.

Free and open to the public, reception follows.

Funded in part by the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities.

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Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Contact: Rhode Island School of Design Phone: (401) 454-6100 Website: 18th-Annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading- RISD
RISD Museum of Art
Metcalf Auditorium, Chase Center 20 North Main Street
Providence, RI 02903-2784
United States