Lecture | March 16 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Danez Smith; Patricia Smith
Presented as part of the Poetry and the Senses program at UC Berkeleys Arts Research Center, in partnership with Engaging the Senses Foundation.
Danez Smith, Poet, Writer, Performer
Patricia Smith, Poet, Author
Join us for an evening of fierce readings and conversation with renowned poets Danez Smith and Patricia Smith. The author of Dont Call Us Dead, Danez Smith is a black, queer, poz writer and performer from St. Paul, Minnesota. Patricia Smith is the award-winning author of eight critically acclaimed books of poetry, including Incendiary Art, winner of the 2018 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, the 2018 NAACP Image Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. For more information, visit artsdesign.berkeley.edu.
Arts + Design Mondays is organized and sponsored by UC Berkeleys Arts + Design Initiative. The series is co-curated by the Art, Technology and Culture Colloquium at the Berkeley Center for New Media; the Department of Art Practice; the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive; the Arts Research Center; the Graduate School of Journalism; Poetry and the Senses program at UC Berkeley Arts Research Center in partnership with Engaging the Senses Foundation; Department of Slavic Languages and Literature; Department of History of Art; Autolab, CITRIS People and Robots; and the Richmond Arts and Culture Commission.
The 2020 series of Arts + Design Mondays @ BAMPFA is made possible thanks to a generous supporters of Berkeley Arts + Design.