Poet Alora Young will retrace the lives of her foremothers in West Tennessee. Through a series of poems she provides a voice to nine generations of Black women who came before her.
Alora Young is a poet and actress. She was the 2020-2021 Youth Poet Laureate of the United States. Her poems have appeared in numerous publications, including The Washington Post and The New York Times. She is currently a student at Swarthmore College.
Virtual Meeting Information
Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium
400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201