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NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green: Public Reading

October 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm


Jaki Shelton Green, Poet Laureate of North Carolina

Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room, UNC

Reception at 5 p.m. | Program at 5:45 p.m.

Poet, teacher, arts advocate and North Carolina Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green will read from and discuss her work. Green is the first African American and the third woman to serve as the state’s ambassador for poetry and the spoken word. This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition “Enriching Voices: African American Contributions to North Carolina Literature,” on view in the North Carolina Collection Gallery at Wilson Library, October 10, 2019 – January 31, 2020.


October 10, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:45 pm