508 Partnership Poetry Gatherings

The 508 Partnership Discussions of African American Poetry will be held from 12:00–1:00 p.m. on

Thursday, October 4 (First Baptist Church Annex, Apple Street)

Thursday, October 11 (First Presbyterian Church)

Thursday, October 18 (First Baptist Church Annex, Apple Street)

Thursday, October 25 (First Presbyterian Church).

Feed your body and your soul! Bring your lunch and join the 508 Partnership for discussions of faith and African American poetry. We will discuss selected poems by Langston Hughes, Imamu Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones), Gwendolyn Brooks, and Lucille Clifton. Our textbook will be The Black Poets, ed. Dudley Randall (used paperback copies available on Amazon.com). Discussion leaders are Vickie Morrow, Homer Ashby, and Harry Brown.