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04.14.2018 | Bullets Into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence | Free

April 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Categories: Fundraisers, Lecture, Literature & Poetry, Misc


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St. Louis Poetry Center, KDHX and Left Bank Books present: Bullets Into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence

We live in an age where gun violence and mass shootings have become commonplace in the US. Focused intensively on the crisis of gun violence in America, Bullets into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence brings together the voices of poets and citizens most impacted. The result is a stunning collection of poems and prose that speaks directly to the heart.

Editor Brian Clements is joined by St. Louis poets, community leaders and advocates for a poetry reading and panel conversation. 7:00 PM doors/7:30 PM event start

Scheduled Poets and Guests:
Editor Brian Clements
Poets Dana Levin, Aaron Coleman, Mary Jo Bang, Cheeraz Gormon, and St. Louis Story Stitchers

Scheduled Community Advocates in attendance including: Rep. Stacey Newman, Dr. Laurie Punch, Moms Demand Action, and Sibling Support Network

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