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Black Futures: Laylah Ali and Carl Phillips

Presented by Center for African American Poetry and Poetics at the University of Pittsburgh at Heinz Memorial Chapel, Pittsburgh PA

Mar 01 2018
Black Futures: Laylah Ali and Carl Phillips

Join us for a reading, lecture and conversation with award-winning poet Carl Phillips and acclaimed visual artist Laylah Ali.


Carl Phillips will read from his work, Laylah Ali will present hers, and the two will participate in a moderated discussion and Q&A.

Carl Phillips is the author of numerous books of poetry and winner of awards including the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, the Thom Gunn Award, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize, an Academy of American Poets Fellowship, and an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

Laylah Ali is an acclaimed visual artist, whose works have been included

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326 S. Bellefield Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15260


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