Come have a ball with Cave Canem Foundation and Lambda Literary for a free speech, free verse, free groove function. Dance your constraints away and enjoy pop-up readings from a dynamic lineup of poets, including Kay Ulanday Barrett, Victoria Newton Ford, Donika Kelly, Omotara James, and Danez Smith addressing themes of democracy. This event is presented as part of the Poetry Coalition's thematic initiative, “What Is It, Then, Between Us?: Poetry & Democracy.” Music provided by DJ Rivera. Free and open to the public.