The spring 2016 NOMMO author series featuring writer Claudia Rankine has been canceled.
World premieres by Ted Hearne and Jace Clayton in celebration of National Poetry Month
Join us as Alexis De Veaux reads from Yabo, the 2015 winner of Lambda Literary's Lesbian Fiction Prize.
Erin Sharkey and Junauda Petrus present an interactive and dynamic recap of their residencies at the Givens Collection and Givens Foundation.
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez, an inspirational filmic portrait of the poet and activist’s life and work.
Join us for an evening of readings and performances by 2015 Mentors Mary Moore Easter and Danez Smith, and the 2015 Givens Writing Fellows.
Join the Givens Foundation for a Black Book Talk featuring writer Mat Johnson.
Are you nasty? Join us for a pre-Janet Jackson concert literary salon.
Join us for a day-long convening exploring the impact of art and artists in movements for liberation.
Dean Moss creates a performative meditation on the complicated, controversial legacy of 19th-century abolitionist John Brown.
Join the Givens Foundation for our fall 2015 NOMMO author series featuring writer Roxane Gay.