Presented in conjunction with MoMA’s exhibition “One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North,” the Poetry Suite includes readings of new poems written in response to Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series from 10 highly esteemed contemporary poets, who were selected by poet and essayist Elizabeth Alexander.
Crystal Williams is Associate Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, and Professor of English at Bates College. Her most recent book of poetry is “Detroit as Barn” (Lost Horse Press, 2014).
View all poems in the Migration Poetry Suite: http://bit.ly/1xWta7c
Learn more about Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series: http://bit.ly/1F3IyMr