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The Ties That Bind: A Spoken Word Event

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
1 Washington Park

Clement's Place

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Ann Watkins

An exploration of the themes in Silver Sparrow, a novel by RU-N Professor Tayari Jones.  This event focuses on the relationships between fathers and daughters. Featuring spoken word artists from RU-N and the greater Newark community.

Silver Sparrow is a title in the National Endowment for the Arts' "Big Read" program, which brings communities together through the reading and discussion of one book --in this case, Silver Sparrow. Big Read events are taking place throughout Essex County and the country.

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