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AfriCANthology Multi-Presenter Poetry Event Celebrating Emancipation Month!
August 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pmFREE
An Evening of Celebration with Black Poets and Authors in Celebration Square! Gregory Frankson, author of AfriCANthology, will be leading a presentation in Celebration Square with other Black artists, including Dwayne Morgan, to celebrate Emancipation Month. Hear and feel the power of spoken word-based performances that are sure to be memorable. After the readings, stay for a Q&A with the poets. Recognizing Emancipation Month in August acknowledges an abhorrent period in our history and our ongoing commitment to eliminate discrimination in all forms. Hosted by the Whitby Public Library and the Town of Whitby. Books will be available for sale during the event.