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**BONUS** Poet, Author, Educator Marilyn Nelson Book Release

April 21, 2021

In this SPECIAL EPISODE Elm City LIT Fest welcomes our friends from People Get Ready Book Store as they celebrate with poet, author, and educator Marilyn Nelson on the release of her new book "Papa's Free Day Party"

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2021 National Poetry Month: LIT POETRY

April 5, 2021

A Celebration of Poetry with Beatboxing and Spittin'.

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Hip Hop Studies & Activism

Feb. 21, 2021

Discussion with Dr. Don Sawyer III on his work in the sociological study of Hip Hop Culture and his contribution to the book Hip Hop and Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline

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Pearl & Her Gee’s Bend Quilt

Feb. 7, 2021

Discussion with Author Tangular Irby about her book “ Pearl and her Gee’s Bend Quilt”

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Every Kinda Lady and Her Sister Pages

Jan. 24, 2021

Discussion with Author / Poet Nzima Hutchings about her Poetic Anthology Every Kinda Lady and Her Sister Pages.

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It’s Black Noir; Let’s talk mystery, thriller and intrigue

Dec. 21, 2020

Kenji Jasper and Christopher Chambers will discuss their books and the genre of Black Noir with Lisa Gray and Elm City LIT Fest Team: Ife, Emalie and Shamaine