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An Evening with Wallace Lane

Join us for a night of creativity to preview Wallace Lane’s new work. Lane will be joined by Kondwani Fidel to premier his poetry video.

 

Wallace Lane is a poet, writer, and author from Baltimore, Maryland. He received his MFA in creative writing and publishing arts from the University of Baltimore in May 2017. His poetry has appeared in Little Patuxent Review, The Avenue, Welter and is forthcoming in several literary journals. Jordan Year, his debut collection of poetry, was released in May 2017. Wallace also works as a teacher with Baltimore City Public Schools.

 

Kondwani Fidel has used the power of storytelling to confront education reform and civil rights all over the world. Fidel was honored in the "Best of Baltimore" issue of the Baltimore Sun for his courage, innovative thinking, and leadership in local schools and communities. Fidel is the author of The Antiracist: How to Start the Conversation about Race and Take Action, Hummingbirds in the Trenches and Raw Wounds. He received his BA in English from Virginia State University, and his MFA in Creative Writing and Publishing Arts from the University of Baltimore. Fidel was honored with the Baltimore City 2018 Civil Rights Literary Award, and his bio-film Hummingbirds in The Trenches was nominated for Amazon’s 2019 All Voices Film Festival.

Dial-In Information

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://marylandlibraries.zoom.us/j/99991587914?pwd=OVl3OUxLY0JuaHo5REYveUNyNlluQT09
Passcode: 626070

Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
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Webinar ID: 999 9158 7914
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    International numbers available: https://marylandlibraries.zoom.us/u/aD8Vpegv

 

The performance will also be broadcast on the Enoch Pratt Free Library Facebook page.

Thursday, January 21 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Virtual Event
Event Type

Writers LIVE!, Poetry, Virtual Event

Age Group

Adults, Seniors

Compass Category

Writers LIVE at the Library

Event Publisher

Tracy Dimond - for Adults

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