Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
58 West 10th Street
New York, NY 10011
In this extraordinary event, world-renowned poets Maurice Emerson Decaul, Toi Derricotte, Tyehimba Jess, Kevin Young and Javier Zamora share reflection on art’s ability to reflect violent realities and act as a strategy for imagining peace. This is the second event in a day celebrating the life and work of Yusef Komunyakaa.
Presented with NYU Creative Writing Program and Cave Canem, with production support from the Poetry Foundation.