Community Read: Family First "I Wrote My Way Out"

Saturday, March 2, 2019 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Family First Presented by Novant Health: Poetry In ActionIn collaboration with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Community Read, this in-depth workshop led by members of Guerilla Poets will allow participants to explore the comparison between the film The Hate U Give to the music and poetry of Tupac Shakur. There will be a poetry exercise based on self-reflection and an art exercise on the dichotomy of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s abstract art (defining our individual reality).Admission to the event is free for members and $5 for non-members. To register, visit

Guerilla Poets
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Angie Chandler, Senior Manager of Programs
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