Top (left to right) Willie Perdomo, Hanifah Walidah, jessica Care moore
Bottom (left to right) muMs, Ekere Tallie, Kevin Powell
In Conversation: Danny Simmons and jessica Care moore
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor-
jessica Care moore, poet, publisher and founder of Black Women Rock!, and Danny Simmons, painter, author, and co-creator of Def Poetry Jam, host a Def Poetry Jam reunion.
For one night in Brooklyn, fifteen legendary poets and writers share one hot mic.
This evening of performance, dialogue, and book signings features:
Carl Hancock Rux, T’kalla, Ekere Tallie, Sharif Simmons, Kevin Powell, Willie Perdomo, LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Ras Baraka, Liza Jessie Peterson, Bonz Malone, Tai Allen, SirMumsila, and Mariposa, with special guest DJ Omari Jazz.
Tickets, which include Museum admission, are $12; $8 for members and cultural colleagues. Seating is limited, and advance ticket purchase is recommended via http://www.museumtix.com