Afro-Asian Mixtapes: Overlapping Literary Diasporas in the Caribbean

The A/P/A Institute at NYU participated in The Literary Mews NYU, part of the PEN World Voices Festival, for the third year in a row. Part-literary festival, part-street fair on the Washington Mews, the all-day 2015 Literary Mews presented readings and performances from the African Diaspora.

A/P/A Institute’s reading featured writers Ifeona Fulani (Ten Days in Jamaica) and Kerry Young (Pao and Gloria). Moderated by Rishi Nath (York College).

Read more here: www.apa.nyu.edu

Where Can I Imagine You Have Been?: A Reading and Conversation

Award-winning poet/critic Claudia Rankine read from her work on Wednesday, February 10, at 4:30 p.m. in the Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center. After the reading, Tracy K. Smith, director of the Program in Creative Writing, joined Claudia Rankine for an onstage conversation. The event, part of the Althea Ward Clark W’21 Reading Series, was free and open to the public.