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Acclaimed Author, Poet and Educator Nikki Giovanni to Speak at KU

Award-winning poet, activist and educator Nikki Giovanni is visiting the University of Kansas and will give a talk tonight (TUE), titled "Poetry: A New Conversation." Dr. Giovanni spoke with KPR's Laura Lorson last week about the role of poetry in society, politics, science and civil discourse: 

Nikki Giovanni's appearance at KU is sponsored in part by the Project on the History of Black Writing and the Hall Center for the Humanities. Her lecture takes place at 6 o'clock tonight (TUE) at Woodruff Auditorium in the Kansas Union. A book-signing will follow. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit the Hall Center website or the Project on the History of Black Writing page

Dr. Nikki Giovanni:

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