Matt Brogan, Executive Director of the Poetry Society, and poet Kimiko Hahn (Foreign Bodies) lead a walking tour of the PSA’s new public art project, featuring the haiku of Richard Wright. The tour will begin at Willoughby Plaza and wind its way through Downtown Brooklyn and Fort Greene, culminating at the home where Wright wrote his famous novel Native Son. The tour will explore Wright’s life in Brooklyn and the story behind this public art project, and will include a reading of his poems. Limited Capacity, Reservations Required.
Location: Willoughby Pedestrian Plaza Brooklyn, NY 11201 (Corner of Adams and Willoughby)