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Blues for Black Opals: Yolanda Wisher, Dick Lourie & Company

  • Rosenbach Museum & Library 2008 Delancey Place Philadelphia, PA, 19103 United States (map)

Philadelphia Poet Laureate and vocalist Yolanda Wisher and poet/horn player Dick Lourie come together with poets Quincy Scott Jones, Iréne Mathieu, and Trapeta Mayson, as well as musicians Jim Dragoni, Sirlance Gamble, and Mark Palacio for an evening of poetry, blues, and jazz in remembrance of Black Opals, a 1920s literary magazine produced by black writers in Philadelphia. This program is FREE but advance registration is required.

Earlier Event: February 2
Lafayette College
Later Event: February 21
AAUW Presentation