Colorful Stripes

Intersection of Contemporary African American Poetry and Hip Hop

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

A performance poet of notable recognition will emcee this Open Mic poetry reading event. The emcee will connect the literary and historical aspects of Hip-Hop poetry performances to current poetry trends and will read their own poetry. Collaboration with Westbury High School students, Long Island. The public is invited to read their own Hip-Hop poetry. Participant readers must pre-register for Open Mic. The event will be a hybrid - zoom and onsite live-stream for a small gathering. Instructions for pre-registration sign-ups will be posted on our website.

Free

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Land, Liberty, and Loss, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This HNY theme would anchor conversations about the current state of Democracy with the ideals of the Revolutionaries and Whitman - what has Democracy sustained and lost in 2022 with respect to the Revolutionary ideals of 1776? What is our call to action now?

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Land, Liberty, and Loss, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This HNY theme would anchor conversations about the current state of Democracy with the ideals of the Revolutionaries and Whitman - what has Democracy sustained and lost in 2022 with respect to the Revolutionary ideals of 1776? What is our call to action now?

Recurring

Land, Liberty, and Loss, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This HNY theme would anchor conversations about the current state of Democracy with the ideals of the Revolutionaries and Whitman - what has Democracy sustained and lost in 2022 with respect to the Revolutionary ideals of 1776? What is our call to action now?

Recurring

Land, Liberty, and Loss, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This HNY theme would anchor conversations about the current state of Democracy with the ideals of the Revolutionaries and Whitman - what has Democracy sustained and lost in 2022 with respect to the Revolutionary ideals of 1776? What is our call to action now?

Recurring

Land, Liberty, and Loss, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This HNY theme would anchor conversations about the current state of Democracy with the ideals of the Revolutionaries and Whitman - what has Democracy sustained and lost in 2022 with respect to the Revolutionary ideals of 1776? What is our call to action now?

Recurring

Reasons & Seasons of Food, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This Series, “Reasons & Seasons of Food,” will inform participants that food is harvested and marketed by many entities, sometimes for competing purposes – business gain versus truth in advertising, personal taste pleasure versus personal health. Along the way, the consumer is often served unhealthy choices. WWBA aims to explore both the serious and fun aspects of food for the healthy benefit of all participants.

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Reasons & Seasons of Food, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This Series, “Reasons & Seasons of Food,” will inform participants that food is harvested and marketed by many entities, sometimes for competing purposes – business gain versus truth in advertising, personal taste pleasure versus personal health. Along the way, the consumer is often served unhealthy choices. WWBA aims to explore both the serious and fun aspects of food for the healthy benefit of all participants.

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Reasons & Seasons of Food, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This Series, “Reasons & Seasons of Food,” will inform participants that food is harvested and marketed by many entities, sometimes for competing purposes – business gain versus truth in advertising, personal taste pleasure versus personal health. Along the way, the consumer is often served unhealthy choices. WWBA aims to explore both the serious and fun aspects of food for the healthy benefit of all participants.

Recurring

Reasons & Seasons of Food, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This Series, “Reasons & Seasons of Food,” will inform participants that food is harvested and marketed by many entities, sometimes for competing purposes – business gain versus truth in advertising, personal taste pleasure versus personal health. Along the way, the consumer is often served unhealthy choices. WWBA aims to explore both the serious and fun aspects of food for the healthy benefit of all participants.

Recurring

Reasons & Seasons of Food, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This Series, “Reasons & Seasons of Food,” will inform participants that food is harvested and marketed by many entities, sometimes for competing purposes – business gain versus truth in advertising, personal taste pleasure versus personal health. Along the way, the consumer is often served unhealthy choices. WWBA aims to explore both the serious and fun aspects of food for the healthy benefit of all participants.

Recurring

Reasons & Seasons of Food, a Reading & Discussion program at Walt Whitman Birthplace

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association 246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY

This Series, “Reasons & Seasons of Food,” will inform participants that food is harvested and marketed by many entities, sometimes for competing purposes – business gain versus truth in advertising, personal taste pleasure versus personal health. Along the way, the consumer is often served unhealthy choices. WWBA aims to explore both the serious and fun aspects of food for the healthy benefit of all participants.