Poet jessica Care moore
Wednesday November 14, 2018: 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
jessica Care moore, an internationally renowned poet, playwright, performance artist, and producer from Detroit, will present and discuss her work.
Moore first came to national prominence when she won the “It’s Showtime at the Apollo” competition a record breaking five times in a row. She is the 2013 Alain Locke Award Recipient from the Detroit Institute of Arts, and her poetry has been heard at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and the London Institute of Contemporary Arts. She is the CEO of Moore Black Press, Executive Producer of Black WOMEN Rock!, and founder of the literacy-driven Jess Care Moore Foundation.
This event will be recorded