The Wright Museum

Naomi Long Madgett: Honoring Detroit's Poet Laureate

Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 2 PM

This Women's History Month: Women of Vision event honors Naomi Long Madgett, Detroit's Poet Laureate (2001 - present), 2012 Kresge Eminent Artist, editor, and educator. Moderator Dr. Melba Joyce Boyd, Distinguished Professor, Wayne State University, will be joined by Kresge Eminent Literary Artist Bill Harris; Marion Hayden, legendary bassist and University of Michigan Adjunct Assistant Professor of Jazz & Contemporary Improvisation; and the dynamic band Straight Ahead. #WomenOfVision

This event is free and open to the public. For more information call (313) 494-5800.