The City College of New York Langston Hughes Festival Honors Ntozake Shange

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    When:
    November 17, 2016 all-day America/New York Timezone
    2016-11-17T00:00:00-05:00
    2016-11-18T00:00:00-05:00
    Where:
    129 Convent Ave
    New York, NY 10031
    USA

    The City College of New York Langston Hughes Festival Honors Ntozake Shange

    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    6:00 pm

    City College Center for the Arts
    Aaron Davis Hall
    West 135th Street and Convent Avenue (129 Convent Avenue)

    Free with registration at www.citycollegecenterforthearts.org

    Poet, performance artist, playwright, and novelist Ntozake Shange is best known for her 1975 award winning theatre piece For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf and is the author of many works including Betsey Brown, A Daughter’s Geography, Ellington Was Not a Street,  and Some Sing, Some Cry. Shange will be presented with the Langston Hughes Medal following day-long festival events dedicated to her work.

    1 train to 137th Street/City College