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African Voices Presents If God Invented Baseball by Ethelbert Miller - Read...

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African Voices

270 W 96th St

New York, NY 10025

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On Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 6:30 pm, join African Voices magazine, The Linyak Project & Sister's Uptown Bookstore for a reading and booksigning for award-winning poet/author Ethelbert Miller. He will read from his latest book If God Invented Baseball. Enjoy an evening of music, poetry and inspiration. Light refreshments served.This is a free event but donations are welcomed! The event will be held at African Voices, 270 West 96 Street. Sister's Uptown Bookstore is the official seller for the book celebration.

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E. Ethelbert Miller is a writer and literary activist. He is the author of several collections of poetry and two memoirs. For fourteen years he has been the editor of Poet Lore, the oldest poetry magazine published in the United States. In 1996, Emory and Henry College awarded Miller an honorary degree of Doctor of Literature. He has been a Fulbright Senior Specialist Program Fellow to Israel in 2004 and 2012. Miller has taught at several universities and currently serves on the faculty at the University of Houston/Victoria. His poetry has been translated into Spanish, Portuguese, German, Hungarian, Chinese, Farsi, Norwegian, Tamil and Arabic.

Miller is often heard on National Public Radio. He is host of the weekly morning radio show On the Margin, which airs on WPFW-FM 89.3. Miller is also host and producer of The Scholars on UDC-TV. On April 19, 2015, Miller was inducted into the Washington DC Hall of Fame. In 2016, Miller received the AWP George Garrett Award for Outstanding Community Service in Literature and the DC Mayor's Arts Award for Distinguished Honor. The Collected Poems of E. Ethelbert Miller, published in 2016 by Willow Books, is a comprehensive collection that represents over 40 years of his career as a poet. Miller’s most recent book is If God Invented Baseball, published by City Point Press.

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