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SFJAZZ Poetry Festival: Day One

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Founding Program Director of the non-profit Youth Speaks, new SFJAZZ Poet Laureate Marc Bamuthi Joseph is one of America's vital voices in performance, arts education, and artistic curation. American Dream States challenges writers of different genres to respond to a key piece of writing on the American Dream, and perform these new creative responses in collaboration with an all star band.


This is what SF/Arts curator Evan Karp had to say about SFJAZZ Poetry Festival: Day One :

SFJAZZ kicks off its 7th annual Poetry Festival with a night curated by Poet Laureate Marc Bamuthi Joseph, who’s invited writers of different genres to respond to a key piece of writing on the American Dream, which they’ll perform in collaboration with the band Mino Yanci. Featuring Mona Webb, Jeff Chang, RyanNicole, Adam Mansbach, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Zoé Samudzi, Janae Johnson and Lauren Whitehead.

Event Info
Apr 04
Thu at 7 & 8:30 PM
$30-$35
Joe Henderson Lab/SFJAZZ Center
201 Franklin, San Francisco
Info: 866-920-5299
Venue: 866-920-5299
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