Kyle Dargan, celeste doaks, and Denise Low, moderated by Christian Teresi - Misrepresented People: Poetic Responses to Trump's America — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The voices raised against Trump and his ideology of hatred are diverse, powerful, engaged, and empathetic. Their individual experiences and social consciousness resonate through this important collection of poems written in resistance to xenophobia, racism, misogyny, homophobia, and authoritarianism. Join contributors Kyle Dargan, Cave Canem and Hurston/Wright Legacy award winner, the author of books including Honest Engine, and associate professor of literature at American; celeste doaks, a journalist, author of the poetry collection Cornrows and Cornfields, and contributor to Not Without our Laughter; and Denise Low, former Kansas poet laureate and author of two dozen books of prose and poetry, including The Turtle’s Beating Heart and A Casino Bestiary, for a reading and discussion of poetry in the era of Trump, moderated by Christian Teresi, Director of Conferences at Association of Writers & Writing Programs.

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
The Wharf
Fiction & Poetry
Misrepresented People: Poetic Responses to Trump's America Cover Image
By Maria Isabel Alvarez (Editor), Dante Di Stefano (Editor)
$21.95
ISBN: 9781630450519
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: NYQ Books - February 2nd, 2018

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