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2/14 – “Words And Rhythms of the D” Featuring TALIB KWELI and JESSICA CARE MOORE

February 6, 2009

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“Words And Rhythms of the D” Featuring TALIB KWELI and JESSICA CARE MOORE

A celebration of the spoken word featuring performances by Talib Kweli, Jessica Care Moore, Fluent & some of the most talented Detroit area youth poets. ALL AGES WELCOME.  $15.


WHERE: Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts – 350 Madison, Detroit.
WHEN: Saturday, February 14th, 2009, 7PM
WHY: In Detroit where nearly 75% of high school students drop out, “Words and Rhythms of the D” celebrates and honors the young poets who blur the lines between Hip-Hop and literature, all the while promoting literacy in a most creative and fun way.

1 Comment »

  1. Yolanda Taylor says:

    This event could have been a little more youth friendly and some of the poetry–spoken-word was way too sexually explicit for a young-adult audience.

    February 16th, 2009 at 3:55 pm

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