Event | Lectures and Symposia What Was, What Is, and What Will Be: A Cross-Genre Look at Afrofuturism
Date and Location
When: Tuesday, February 12, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST
Where: James Madison Building - Mumford Room (LM649)
101 Independence Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20540
Part of African American Heritage Month
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Author/playwright Tananarive Due, novelist N.K. Jemisin, and poet Airea D. Matthews will discuss the origins and extensions of Afrofuturism in a conversation moderated by Sheree Renée Thomas. Book sales and signing to follow. Co-sponsored by the Library of Congress Center for the Book.Presented in partnership with Folger Poetry and PEN/Faulkner Foundation.
Tickets are recommended for entry to this event. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Entry is not guaranteed. Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of house management.
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This event will be recorded for future presentation as a webcast on the Library of Congress website.
Contact: (202) 707-5394