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Holy Slang: A Weekend of Poetry

Presented by Beatrice Institute at First Baptist Church of Oakland, Pittsburgh PA

Nov 04 - 05 2022
Holy Slang: A Weekend of Poetry

Join Beatrice Institute for 2 nights of poetry readings and roundtable discussions, including Samuel Hazo, Jane Greer, Chiyuma Elliott, Robert Bernard Hass, and Kimberly Johnson.

On Friday night, enjoy readings by Dr. Chiyuma Elliot, Assistant Professor of African American Studies at the University of California, Berkeley and poet, translator and literary critic, Dr. Kimberly Johnson followed by round-table discussion.
Saturday’s poets include Jane Greer, founder of the Plains Poetry Journal, Professor Robert Bernard Hass and the former Pennsylvania Poet Laureate, Samuel Hazo.
Tickets to both nights are free, and the event will run from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM.



First Baptist Church of Oakland

159 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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