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Constant Elevation: The L.A. Black Arts Movement through Spoken Word at the UCLA Hammer Museum

November 1, 2011 7:00 PM


Hammer Presents


Renowned poets Jayne Cortez and Kamau Daaood are joined by emerging L.A. poets Thea Monyee and Javon Johnson for an evening celebrating the art of the spoken word. Hosted by Shihan Van Clief.


In conjunction with the exhibition Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960–1980.


ALL HAMMER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE FREE. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Hammer members receive priority seating, subject to availability. Reservations not accepted, RSVPs not required.


Parking is available under the museum for $3 after 6:00pm

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