The Charter Oak Readings Poetry Series: Poetry on the Streets
A special edition of THE CHARTER OAK READINGS!
“Poetry on the Streets” a project by Melanie Pappadis Faranello, with guest readers:
Frederick-Douglass Knowles, Hartford Poet Laureate/Author/Activist
Ginny Lowe Connors, Author/Poet/Poetry in the Parks
James Dale, Author/Poet/Hartford CT Bus Driver
You can participate by creating your own poem on the typewriters we provide. Enjoy our current exhibition of poems and images from Poetry on the Streets.
‘Poetry on the Streets’ (POTS) mission is to engage communities in creative expression, and by sharing these voices of people from many different walks of life, promote tolerance, highlight our connectedness, and through our diversity witness our commonality.
This reading is being held in conjunction with the ‘Poetry on the Streets’ exhibit being held at the Charter Oak Cultural Center, opening January 16:
Reading starts with an Open Mike.
Charter Oak Cultural Center
21 Charter Oak Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
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