The Poetry Society of Jamaica presents “Dead Poets Live: Maya Angelou” on Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at 7:30pm at the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (Room UTC-05), located at 1 Arthur Wint Drive, Kingston, Jamaica.
Description: In continuing our year-long celebration of literary excellence we highlight the iconic Dr. Maya Angelou (1928-2014), poet, author, civil rights activist. Angelou’s work and influence spans the globe. Her iconic presence, wisdom and militant perspectives continue to be sources of inspiration for generations, affording access to the divine.
This month we highlight and celebrate Dr. Angelou’s vast contributions to the literary sphere, to thought in general and as a source of insight into the human experience and potential. Join us as we celebrate and explore another facet of Jamaican literature.
What to expect:
– Featuring the Work of Maya Angelou
– Featured Works
– Open Mic & Discussion Segment
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