Lifelines 2016: The Poetry of Human Rights
Come hear Abena Busia, Mahnaz Afkhami, Evie Shockley, Darrel Alejandro Holnes, Sara Goudarzi, Robert Gibbons, and Elizabeth Lara read in support of women’s rights.
Lifelines: The Poetry of Human Rights, 2016 features readings by leading women poets during the 60th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York City, March 19, 2016. Since 2003, WLP’s Lifelines series has linked poetry and prose to the struggle of realizing women’s human rights. Featuring readings by leading women poets, the event connects the listener to testimonies that inspire and build solidarity among feminist activists everywhere.