Writers Resist New Orleans

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Art Garage
2231 St. Claude Avenue
New Orleans LA 70117
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An event celebrates the political potential of literature.

Poet Audre Lorde.

Poet Audre Lorde.

In conjunction with PEN America’s Writers Resist event in New York, writers from New Orleans will read works by Martin Luther King Jr., James Baldwin, Audre Lorde, Allen Ginsberg, Angela Davis, and others. The event aims to create a space to celebrate freedom of speech and the political and social potential of writing.

For more information, visit Writers Resist’s website and Facebook. To participate or volunteer, contact jamiattenberg@gmail.com.