Hurston/Wright Summer Workshop Reading with Jericho Brown, Morowa Yejidé, and Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts — at Politics and Prose at Union Market

Upcoming Event
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

The Hurston/Wright Foundation was founded in 1990 as a resource center for training and a gateway to ensure the unique experience and voice of African Americans in literature. Politics and Prose is proud to host a public reading by the instructors in its annual summer writers’ workshop. Reading will be poet Jericho Brown, author of the award-winning collections Please, The New Testament, and The Tradition; Morowa Yejidé, whose novel Time of the Locust was a 2012 finalist for the national PEN/Bellwether Prize and longlisted for the 2015 PEN/Bingham award; and Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts, an award-winning historian and author of Harlem is Nowhere and the children’s book, Jake Makes a World.

 

Politics and Prose at Union Market
1270 5th Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Union Market
Fiction & Poetry
Non Fiction
The Tradition Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781556594861
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Copper Canyon Press - April 2nd, 2019

Time of the Locust Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476731360
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Published: Atria Books - October 6th, 2015

Harlem Is Nowhere: A Journey to the Mecca of Black America Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316017244
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Back Bay Books - January 22nd, 2013

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