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Black Women & Poetry: From Phillis Wheatley to Amanda Gorman

17 - Aug
(Nearby Event: Other)
Where:West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach,, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States, 33401
Africa Fine, Associate Professor and Department Co-Chair of English and Literature at Palm Beach State College, returns to present a discussion on Black women and poetry. Learn about Black women poets from Phillis Wheatley, the first African American author of a published book of poetry, to Amanda Gorman, who recently captured America’s attention with her poetry at President Joe Biden’s inauguration. No registration required. Visit the library online calendar for the Zoom link. For more information, visit or call 561-868-7701.