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Unveiling the Vibrant World of Rhyme & Reason: Exploring Banned Books, Live Podcasts, and Open Jam Sessions

Let's Talk Poetry, Art, and Freedom!

Immerse yourself in the dynamic world of Rhyme & Reason, where an unforgettable experience awaits. Join us as we embark on a journey into the depths of literature, art, and freedom, all under one roof. RSVP Here

On Saturday, April 20th, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, we invite you to the Historic D.A. Dorsey House located at 250 NW 9th St, Miami, FL 33136.

Here's what's in store for you:

Poetry Book Reading & Discussion w/ The Banned Books Club | 6:00p - 7:00p

Join Rhyme & Reason for an intimate gathering with The Banned Books Club, spotlighting Controversial and Banned Poets. Delve into the provocative works of literary rebels as we explore their writings and the societal contexts that led to their banning. Engage in thought-provoking discussions about the enduring impact of their words and the importance of free expression in literature. Don't miss this opportunity to delve deep into the world of banned poetry and celebrate the power of literary expression.

Live Podcast with Fara Charles | 7:00p - 9:00p

Audience members attending Rhyme & Reason Live Podcast session with Fara Charles can expect a captivating journey into the world of literature, art, and freedom. Fara will lead insightful discussions on the works of influential authors such as James Baldwin, intertwining the themes of poetry, art, and freedom seamlessly into the conversation.

The event promises exciting guest appearances by King Tetrus, Frankie Red Wordz, Shadow Fiyah, Safaree & more, offering diverse perspectives and enriching the dialogue.

Open Jam session | 6:00p - 9:00p

Bring your instruments, your voice, or simply your passion for music, and plug & play alongside fellow musicians and music enthusiasts.

"Rhyme & Reason" is about breaking down barriers, celebrating creativity, and connecting with kindred spirits. Come join us for a night of poetry, art, music, and freedom like never before!

Enjoy delicious bites from the Mr. Mack Island Grill & Mr. Frosty305 food truck, and participate in engaging art activities. Don't miss out on the fun – reserve your spot today!

Rhyme & Reason: Let's Talk Poetry, Art, and Freedom!

Sat, April 20th, 6p to 9p, Historic D.A. Dorsey House | 250 NW 9th St, Miami, FL 33136.


"On The Ban Wagon | The Power of The Pen"  It's an art exhibition shedding light on banned books and their ongoing struggles. Hosted at the historic D.A. Dorsey House in Overtown, this event is proudly brought to you by the esteemed Black Archives in collaboration with MUCE.

Exhibition hours of operation Mon - Fri 11a - 6p Saturday 12p - 5p RSVP Only



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