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Nebraska Writers Collective featuring Poet Patricia Smith

Nov 15, 2013

KANEKO | 1111 Jones St


Please join the Nebraska Writers Collective in welcoming world-renowned poet Patricia Smith to her first performance in Omaha on Friday, November 15 from 6:30–8:30pm at KANEKO.

Author of six critically-acclaimed volumes of poetry, including National Book Award finalist Blood Dazzler , Patricia is in demand around the world for readings, has been featured on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, and has won the Individual National Poetry Slam a record four times. You can learn more about her at

Patricia will read along with poets from the NWC’s Louder Than A Bomb: Omaha program, giving our most valued supporters a sneak preview of what they’re working on for LTAB’s much bigger and louder third season.

Feel free to bring a friend (or three) to this unforgettable night featuring one of America’s most treasured poets. And thank you as always for helping the NWC in its mission to promote creative writing and performance poetry throughout the Midwest. We are grateful for your support!

The event will be held from 6:30–8:30pm on Friday, November 15 at KANEKO (1111 Jones Street).  Admission is $20 at the door with complimentary light hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. Go HERE for more information.

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