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Poet Laureate Reading with Jaki Shelton Greene
April 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The SHESBS Cultural Calendar of Events will host a poetry reading with NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green. A native of North Carolina, with over 40 years of teaching and activism in the literary community she’s an award-winning poet and the author of eight books of poetry.
“Jaki Shelton Green brings a deep appreciation of our state’s diverse communities to her role as an ambassador of North Carolina literature. Jaki’s appointment is a wonderful new chapter in North Carolina’s rich literary history.” ~Governor Roy Cooper