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30th Celebration Event

Celebrating Three Decades of Community and Creative Responses to War

A night of poetry and music at the Boston Public Library celebrating the 30th year of our annual Writers' Workshop!

Featuring Yusef Komunyakaa, Carolyn Forché, Danielle Legros Georges, Bruce Weigl, Kevin Bowen, and Vietnamese Poetry in Translation, as well as live music by Layth Sidiq, the UMB Jazz Trio, and Rusty Dove! Art by Iraqi artists Elham al-Zabaedy and Asmaa al-Hasan as well as Iranian artist Minoo Emami was on display in the atrium.

Free and Open to the Public. RSVP on Eventbrite

Co-sponsored by Boston's Poet Laureate, and Grub Street.

Note: All Writers' Workshop participants will get automatic entry to the event.