Very excited about getting an opportunity to hear Nikki Giovanni speak, live and in person, next week in L.A.
You may recall last summer I wrote a blog entry about my introducation to Nikki Giovanni's work as a kid.
An Evening With Nikki Giovanni
Wednesday, October 24, 2007 at 6:30 pm
Golden Eagle Ballroom, 3rd floor, Golden Eagle Building
California State University, Los Angeles
The Cross Cultural Centers at Cal State L.A. present an evening with Nikki Giovanni, world-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist, and educator. Currently a University Distinguished Professor at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, Nikki Giovanni is one of the most widely-read American poets and writers. Always insisting on presenting the truth as she sees it, she has maintained a prominent place as a strong voice of the black community.
Event is free. Seating available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Nominal parking fee for off-campus guests. For more information, please contact the Cross Cultural Centers at Cal State L.A.