Potter College News
Poetry in Context: An Evening with Dr. Eve L. Ewing
- Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
BOWLING GREEN, KY— “Poetry is a space where I can meditate on the ways things could be.”
Western Kentucky University’s Cultural Enhancement Series Committee presents the second event of the season, “Poetry in Context: An Evening with Dr. Eve L. Ewing,” taking place at Van Meter Hall on October 15, 2019 beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Dr. Eve L. Ewing has inspired countless individuals with her artwork, poetry, and writing. She focuses on themes of black empowerment, social revolution, and radical self-love. Her work has been featured in Marvel Comics, the Chicago Reader, and the Boston’s Children Museum.
WKU is proud to bring Dr. Eve L. Ewing to Van Meter Hall and to campus for the first time. Dr. Ewing’s keynote will begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be an in-depth talk about the significance of poetry within its historical, social, and emotional context. There will be a Q&A session after the keynote followed by a book signing. Books will be available for purchase before and after the event in the lobby of Van Meter Hall.
The event is free to both students and the public.
Western Kentucky University’s Cultural Enhancement Series is committed to providing the campus and community with the opportunity to interact with some of the nation’s leading artists and scholars. For more information about the series and season events follow @wkuces on Facebook or visit www.wku.edu/go/ces.