Elizabeth Acevedo and JoAnn Balingit - Ink Knows No Borders—in conversation with Patrice Vecchione at Politics and Prose at The Wharf

Upcoming Event
Friday, March 15, 2019 - 7:00pm

Explore this collection of varied, exuberant, and intense poems by compelling contemporary voices as they share their experiences of being first- and second-generation immigrants and refugees. Poets address homesickness, racism, social exclusion, and questions of identity. Additionally, they explore the joy that emerges from discovering a new place, a new community, and a new sense of self. Join Politics and Prose for an evening celebrating these stories with National Book Award winner Elizabeth Acevedo and former Delaware Poet Laureate JoAnn Balingit in conversation with the book’s editor, Patrice Vecchione. Ages 14 and up.

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Washington, DC 20024
The Wharf
Child & Teen
Teens
Ink Knows No Borders: Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience Cover Image
By Patrice Vecchione (Editor), Alyssa Raymond (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781609809072
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Triangle Square - March 12th, 2019

The Poet X Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062662804
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: HarperTeen - March 6th, 2018

Step Into Nature: Nurturing Imagination and Spirit in Everyday Life Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781582705002
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Atria Books - March 31st, 2015

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