Seminal poet, performance artist, playwright, and novelist Ntozake Shange is best known for her 1975 award winning theatre piece For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf.
Also, she is the author of many works including Betsey Brown, A Daughter’s Geography, Ellington Was Not a Street, and Some Sing, Some Cry. Shange will be presented with the Langston Hughes Medal following day-long festival events dedicated to her work.
Thursday, November 17, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
Free with registration at www.citycollegecenterforthearts.org
City College Center for the Arts, Aaron Davis Hall, West 135th Street and Convent Avenue (129 Convent Avenue), 1 train to 137th Street/City College, New York, New York,