Poets Aloud

Poets Aloud features readings by nationally recognized poets.

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Poets Aloud

Free events throughout the year at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh in Oakland. Be the first to hear about the next events. Sign up for our enews.

Marilyn Nelson & Sonia Sanchez

November 14, 2019
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“The past is a life sentence, a blunt instrument aimed at tomorrow.”

Claudia Rankine


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Presented in partnership with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Upcoming Lectures

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Ibram X. Kendi

OCT 14

Julie Lythcott-Haims

OCT 17

Headshot of author Doris Kearns Goodwin

Doris Kearns Goodwin

OCT 28

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Grace Lin