From September 2020 through April 2021, Lift Every Voice public programs across the United States engaged participants in a multifaceted exploration of African American poetry. In addition to the five signature events in New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Kansas City, and Los Angeles, forty-nine libraries in twenty-four states offered readings, performances, and discussions. The following archive features select programs for which we have content in our Media Library.
The Initiative Features:
・ Signature events with Kevin Young and an acclaimed poets and performers in New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Kansas City, and Los Angeles
・ Regional programming in 49 public libraries nationwide