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In Conversation: On Hear Us: Writing from the Inside During the Time of COVID

Sunday, November 21 @ 3:00 pm

Room 8106 (Building 8, 1st Floor)

300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

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Hear Us: Writing from the Inside During the Time of COVID is a one-of-a-kind anthology of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and artwork from incarcerated writers, family members, and Department of Corrections staff. Presented by Exchange for Change, a nonprofit that offers writing classes in South Florida correctional institutions, it describes how the pandemic and George Floyd’s murder have impacted its contributors’ lives. With panelists Kathie Klarreich, executive director of Exchange for Change; Kathryn Nowotny, UM professor and co-founder of the COVID Prison Project​​; and Angel Sanchez, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition. Moderated by Ana G. Luszczynska, chair of the FIU English department.

This event requires a ticket for admission.

All in-person events at MBF 2021 will require a ticket for entry. Tickets will be available to Friends of the Fair October 18 and to the general public November 3.

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Date:
Sunday, November 21
Time:
3:00 pm
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Language
English
Occurrence
Annual

Venue

Room 8106 (Building 8, 1st Floor)
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States
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