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#BlackPoetsSpeakOut: AUSTIN

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Presented by Red Salmon Arts at Resistencia Bookstore, Austin TX

May 15 2015
#BlackPoetsSpeakOut: AUSTIN

“We will not remain silent while this nation murders black people. We have a right to be angry.”

Café Libro Open-Mike hosts the second #BlackPoetsSpeakOut event in Austin. Black poets and allies are invited to read a poem by a black poet in response to police violence and be recorded for the BPSO website: www.blackpoetsspeakout.org

A panel on art and activism will immediately follow the reading. Panelists include:

Amanda Johnston – Black Poets Speak Out

Florinda Bryant – Creative Action

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Resistencia Bookstore

4926 E. Cesar Chavez St. , Unit C1, Austin, TX 78702

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