“A True & Exact History”—An Exhibition and Poetry Installation by Sonia Farmer


Fresh Milk  presents its next public event: an exhibition and panel discussion on “A True & Exact History”—an erasure poem by Bahamian writer and artist Sonia Farmer, using Richard Ligon’s publication A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbadoes (1657) as its source material.

The opening night and artist talk will be held at 6:30pm, Monday, April 30, 2018 at Fresh Milk, Walkers Dairy, St. George, Barbados. The exhibition will be open for viewing on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 between 10:00am and 2:00pm.

sonia-thumbnailFarmer will discuss her work with Ayesha Gibson-Gill (Cultural Officer for Literary Arts at the National Cultural Foundation) and Tara Inniss (Lecturer in the Department of History and Philosophy at The University of the West Indies-Cave Hill).

This event is free and open to the public. Directions to Fresh Milk can be found on the ‘About Page’ of the website here.

RSVP to the event on Facebook here.

For more information, see https://freshmilkbarbados.com/2018/04/13/a-true-exact-history-an-exhibition-poetry-installation-by-sonia-farmer/

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