O.B. Hardison Poetry

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For 47 seasons, the O.B. Hardison Poetry series has brought some of the best writers and speakers to the Folger stage. From traditional poetry readings to multimedia presentations to eclectic combinations of lecture, conversation, and performance, we are committed to expanding the contexts in which poetry is experienced.

Learn more about our season below, or find out more about the O.B. Hardison Poetry Series.

Join Us for 
Lineage: From the Black Arts Movement to Cave Canem

June 13, 7:30pm

Celebrate 50 years of African-American poetry with this joint reading and conversation. 

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To order tickets via phone, contact our box office at (202) 544-7077