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Writing Out Loud: Tara Betts
October 21, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Writing Out Loud concludes with Tara Betts. An author and professor, Betts wrote Break the Habit (2016) and Arc & Hue (2009). Her chapbooks include 7×7: kwansabas (2015) and The GREATEST!: An Homage to Muhammad Ali (2013). She is also an editor for The Beiging of America: Personal Narratives About Being Mixed Race in the 21st Century (2017).
Her poetry and prose have appeared in various journals and anthologies. She has contributed to many interdisciplinary collaborations and has appeared in the Black Family Channel series Spoken with Jessica Care Moore.
The program will be followed by a reception and book signing hosted by the Friends of the Michigan City Public Library.
Programs are supported with funds by the Patrons of Writing Out Loud, Michigan City Public Library Endowment Fund and Friends of the Library, with Book Warehouse at Lighthouse Place-Premium Outlets providing books for sale for each event.