POETRY OF RESILIENCE Film Discussion

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

This award-winning documentary film by Katja Esson explores survival and strength highlighted by poets who individually survived Hiroshima, the Holocaust, China’s Cultural Revolution, the Kurdish Genocide in Iraq, the Rwandan Genocide, and the Iranian Revolution. Film screening will be followed by a community dialogue with a panel representing the cultures featured in the film. This Learn More...

Black Arts in America: Stories of Culture, Cuisine, & Connection

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

Global Education welcomes Tamarind Jam, a duo of poet educators for a reading event in the Black Arts in America project series. Partial support for for the project is funded through Humanities Tennessee's General Grant Program.

Black Arts in Ameica: Music of Oppression & Survival

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

Join Global Education to explore the power of Flamenco, Blues, Spirituals and Capoeira with panelists from Flamenco Louisville, Memphissippi Sounds, Settles Connection and Grupo Balanca Capoeira. The event is part of the Black Arts in America project partially funded by Humanities Tennessee's General Grant Program.

Black Arts in America: Poetry of Witness

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

Global Education welcomes Jaki Shelton Green, poetry teacher, Duke's Center for Documentary Studies, UNC-Chapel Hill Writer-in-Residence, and NC Poet Laureate for an evening of poetry and discussion. The event is part of the Black Arts in America project partially funded through Humanities Tennessee's General Grant Program.

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