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Tracie Morris in Tucson

“As anyone who’s gone to the movies or a poetry reading or church in a Black neighborhood or an Indian neighborhood knows, we *talk back*. We must in order to make our own space in the performance, our own space in the world.” —Kazim Ali Kore Press brings artist, actor, experimental vocalist and scholar, Tracie Morris to

Jennifer Scappettone and Vicki Brown

Kore Press and POG present an evening with Jennifer Scappettone (University of Chicago) and violinist Vicki Brown. Join us for eats, drinks, and performances under the stars and twinkly lights at La Cocina Restaurant & Cantina. As part of their Tuesdays for Tucson, a portion of the proceeds from the night’s festivities will go to

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Tracie Morris in Tucson – Calendar of Events

SAVE THE DATES! Performance: “Tracie Morris Talks Back.” Provocative dinner theater event, at the Scottish Rites Cathedral. Friday, April 7, 5-9 pm. UA Professor Dr Stephanie Troutman will open the event with an onstage conversation with Morris. Buy tickets at korepress.org. BUY TICKETS HERE Meet the Author: Tracie Morris, at the University of Arizona Museum

First Book Award winner July Westhale

  Robin Coste Lewis selects Trailer Trash, by July Westhale as 2016 winner of Kore Press First Book Award Trailer Trash is her Westhale’s first full-length poetry book. She is also the author of The Cavalcade, a chapbook, from Finishing Line Press, and Occasionally Accurate Science, a children’s book of collective nouns, forthcoming from Nomadic Press.

Letters to the Future: Black WOMEN / Radical WRITING

Edited by Erica Hunt and Dawn Lundy Martin The collection, Letters to the Future: Black WOMEN / Radical WRITING celebrates temporal, spatial, formal, and linguistically innovative literature. The anthology will collect late-modern and contemporary work by Black women from the United States, England, Canada, and the Caribbean—work that challenges readers to participate in meaning making.  Because one