If you are in or around Brooklyn this evening, drop by MoCADA to catch PATTERN RECOGNITION, an amazing exhibit of contemporary abstract art, and then stay for the reading and conversation I'll be participating in!
POETRY READING & DISCUSSION:
EXPERIMENTATION AND THE BLACK AESTHETIC
Friday, September 13
6:30-8:30PM | MoCADA
Evie Shockley, author of the new black and Renegade Poetics: Black Aesthetics and Formal Innovation in African American Poetry, will join celebrated innovative poets LaTasha N. Diggs, John Keene, and Dawn Lundy Martin for a reading and discussion on craft, language, politics and the search for a “black aesthetic” in contemporary art.
Seating is limited, please arrive early. Wine will be served and author books will be available in the MoCADA Shop. $3 contribution.