"Stand: Our Dream Affirmed" A Free Martin Luther King Commemorative Performance
Monday, January 16 12:00 PM-1:00 PM Art Museum of Greater Lafayette
HARAKA WRITERSThe Purdue University Black Cultural Center Haraka Writers is an eclectic group of student writers committed to the literary expression of the African American experience through short stories, essays, and poetry recitals. These modern day griots strive to preserve the concept of the African oral tradition.
The group gathers to hold collaborative workshops that foster creativity and bring diverse influences together. The ensemble is well-respected in the literary world, and many of its members have been published in scholarly writings. Through essays, prose, poetry, and short stories, the Haraka Writers strive to reinforce the essential bonds that give hope and strength to people.
LOCATION: Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, 102 S. 10th St., Lafayette
TIME: January 16, 12:00-1:00 PM