Featuring: NoubeSe Philip, Kumari Giles, Truth Is, Nomanzland, Zainab
Amadahy. Sonny Be, Sedina Fiati and more!
* Open Mic Segment
$10 - No one turned away for lack of funds
A vibrant city requires vibrant arts communities where pink neon bicycles
are not seen as an eyesore or city-commissioned murals considered graffiti
and painted over. The Gray V Trane poetry reading is an event where poets
and other artists will present works which they think will help make Rob
Ford a better mayor, make our city a better place to live, and contribute to
a more just world! Audience members are invited to present poetic messages
to Rob Ford during an open mic segment.
- Generously supported by: OPIRG Toronto& Toronto Arts Council
- This event is being held in support of 7 Directions & The African
- Co presented by Moyo Wa Africa and 7 Directions
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