Histories in Black & White Presents… Poet Ama Birch: Sonnet Boom!

Seward Park Library

192 East Broadway
New York, NY 10002

Poet Ama Birch discusses the process of translating her experience into poetry through her self-published work, Sonnet Boom, a collection of 88 sonnets on a range of topical, personal, and philosophical subjects as they relate to Birch's being a lesbian African-American woman living in the 21st Century.


Histories in Black and White features authors-fiction and non-fiction, poets and playwrights-speaking about their books.  Their work exposes little known histories or too often marginalized communities to a broad audience. The program seeks to build bridges, enhance understanding and mutual respect.

Wednesday, 08 May, 2019


Andrew Fairweather

Phone: 212-477-6770
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