Meet Poet Nikki Giovanni
Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Warrensville Heights -
Large Meeting Room (North & South)
Audiences: Adults, Adults, Families
Event Type: Author
Join us as we welcome world-renowned poet, author and activist Nikki Giovanni. An Oprah Living Legend, Nikki has written 27 books and is a University Distinguished Professor of English at Virginia Tech. In the course of her long and stellar career, she has received more than 100 achievement, humanitarian and recognition awards including the first Rosa Parks Woman of Courage Award. Her new collection of poems, CHASING UTOPIA, will be released on the day of her visit.
Doors to the large meeting room will open at 6 p.m. Seating is first come, first served. Nikki's talk will be livestreamed to overflow seating in the small meeting rooms and the youth multipurpose area.
Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of the Friends of the Warrensville Heights Branch Library and Mac's Backs - Books on Coventry.