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Stand Up: Poetry, Richard Pryor, and Institutional Racism in the Arts with Cathy Park Hong
Apr 5, 2017 | 7:00 pm
Using Richard Pryor as a model, New Republic Poetry Editor and Guggenheim Poetry Fellow Cathy Park Hong examines racial conventions in contemporary poetry and fiction and the ways they need to be changed, both on the page and institutionally.
Presented as part of the Emerging Poets Fellowship public lecture series, with support from the Jerome Foundation.
Admission $10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House members Location Poets House Sponsored By Poets House
- Apr 5, 2017
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- Readings and Conversations
2017: Stand Up: Poetry, Richard Pryor, and Institutional Racism in the Arts with Cathy Park Hong
Recorded At: Poets House Recorded On: Wednesday, April 5, 2017