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Epic Voices: Prophets with Kwame Dawes

Poet and editor Kwame Dawes presents his recently reissued epic poem Prophets and explores Caribbean poetry and the epic, examining the intersection of African and western poetic traditions in the work of Dionne Brand, Kamau Brathwaite, David Dabydeen, Derek Walcott, and other poets.

Admission: $10 regular admission, $7 for students and seniors, free for members.

Poets House is an ADA accessible building.

Poetry Near You