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Fiction / Poetry

Virtual Poetry Reading w/ Kaveh Akbar and Victoria Chang

Poets Kaveh Akbar (Pilgrim Bell), and Victoria Chang (The Trees Witness Everything) read from their new volumes of poetry. Introduced by the co-chair of the Brooklyn Book Festival’s Poetry Committee, Hafizah Augustus Geter (The Black Period: On Personhood, Race, and Origin).

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