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25 Jul

Poet’s Corner ft. Joseph Powell

Contact Info:

Joyce Sohl
jsohl@scarrittbennett.org
615-340-7540

Time & Date

Event Starts:
07/25/2019 7:00PM
Event Ends:
07/25/2019 8:00PM
Time Zone

CT - Central Time

Location

Scarritt Bennett Center

Fondren Hall, 2nd Floor
1027 18th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37212
United States

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Event Details

Audience: All

Join fellow poetry enthusiasts for a monthly reading by a featured local poet. Joseph Powell is a writer and spoken-word artist and the author of The Spirit of Baldwin Compels Me, released in the fall of 2018. His other books include Poetry Man and The Writing’s On The Wall. He was a featured poet in the Emmy-nominated National Geographic documentary, Skin. He has performed at the Austin International Poetry Festival, the Tucson Festival of Books and most recently, the African Street Festival. His work has been published in Vox Poetica, WORDPEACE, Calliope, among other journals. He lives outside of Nashville, Tennessee with his wife, Cindi and his dog, Hendrix. This event is free and open to the public.