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Activities

Events

Eli-and-Stds

Yale professor and sociologist Elijah Anderson holds a discussion group with University of Pennsylvania graduate students at the Black Writers Museum. Professor Anderson is a "Founding Friend" of the BWM and attended our grand opening in 2010.

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Amiri-Sonia-and-youth

The Black Writers Museum hosts intergenerational activities that bring together talent and expertise from various segments of the literary community. At the BWM “Celebration of Black Poetry,” above is a photograph of the late and legendary Amiri Baraka, and renowned poet Sonia Sanchez with students from across the Philadelphia region. For more information on activities and  events, call 267.297.3078, email info@blackwritersmuseum.com, or continue to visit our website for updates.

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Ishmaelsigning

A deaf student from New Jersey at the BWM “Celebration of Black Poetry,” signing a poem by Gwendolyn Brooks. His mother interprets.