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The Last Poets & Christine Otten

October 24 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Performing from Harlem, NY, meet The Last Poets: spoken word legends, musicians and the “godfathers of hip-hop.” 50 years since releasing their eponymously titled album, The Last Poets have been producing protest poetry and championing civil rights, from 1960s Harlem to their 2018 album Understand What Black Is. They are joined by Dutch novelist and playwright Christine Otten, author of the novel The Last Poets.

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Details

Date:
October 24
Time:
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Website:
https://festivalofauthors.ca/event/the-last-poets-christine-otten/