A Tribute to Amiri Baraka

Join us in honoring the life, work and legacy of poet and activist Amiri Baraka. Ammiel Alcalay, Steve Dalachinsky, Toi Derricotte, Latasha Natasha Nevada Diggs, Cornelius Eady & Rough Magic, Thomas Sayers Ellis & James Brandon Lewis, David Henderson, Bob Holman, Basil King, Martha King, Oliver Lake, Tracie Morris, Julie Patton, Greg Tate, Quincy Troupe, Anne Waldman & Ambrose Bye, and others read work by and about Baraka (including a new poem by Diane di Prima) and celebrate him with music and stories. Co-presented with Cave Canem and co-sponsored with St. Mark’s Church. 2-4pm. Free.