DC:POETRY: American Poetry Museum – INTERSECTIONS IS TOMORROW featuring Ishion Hutchinson

American Poetry Museum

Upcoming Events

INTERSECTIONS featuring Ishion Hutchinson 

THURSDAY, January 20, 2011
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
(DONATIONS WELCOMED)Source Theatre | 1835 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009 

INTERSECTIONS: A Poetry Reading Series, is the place for poetry enthusiasts.

Ishion Hutchinson was born in Port Antonio, Jamaica. He attended the University of the West Indies, Mona, Ishion Hutchinson received his MFA in Poetry from New York University. His work has appeared in the LA Review, Callaloo, Caribbean Review of Books, Poetry International and the chapbook, Bryan’s Bay.

Far District is his first full-length collection.


7:00 PM
(SUGGESTED DONATION)Charles Sumner School | 1201 17th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009 

The American Poetry Museum is co-hosting this event in conjunction with The Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) 2011 Conference. Hosted by Amanda Johnston, Cave Canem Fellow, this will be an exciting evening! Over 20 Cave Canem fellows raise the roof & raise funds for Cave Canem, North America’s home for Black poetry. Several of those featured for this event are supporters of and have been a part of the INTERSECTIONS poetry reading series.

Featuring E.J. Antonio, Reginald Dwayne Betts, Remica Bingham-Risher, Derrick Brown, Erica Doyle, Jonterri Gadson, Yalonda JD Green, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Niki Herd, Randall Horton, Linda Susan Jackson, Marcus Jackson, Brandon Johnson, Bettina Judd, Rickey Laurentiis, Robin Lewis, January Gill O’Neil, Iain Pollock, Nicole Sealey & Wendy S. Walters.


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