Pennie Brinson: An evening of original songs, poems and monologues

December 4, 2009

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Access Living poet in residence Pennie Brinson performs an evening of original songs and poetry, accompanied by a troupe of 10 poets, and by special guest Momma Kemba, known for her shows that recount the historic lives of Black women such as Harriet Tubman and Sojourner Truth. This event is the culmination of Pennie's work as Poet in Residence.

Featuring: Momma Kemba * Micki Sisson * Charmion Cobb * Tangia Staples Veramarie McIngvale * Mike Bryant * Mike Wolf Michael Flores * Chris Watts * Jason English William Acevedo * Ron Yokley

Access Living is a center for disability programs and services. Access Living's Arts and Culture Project seeks to raise visibility around Chicago's disability culture and give voice to artists with disabilities in Chicago.

 

Recorded Friday, December 04, 2009 at Access Living.