september, 2019

24sep6:00 pm8:00 pmWorld'd Too Much: A Celebration of Russell AtkinsReading

Event Details

Please join us in a celebration of World’d Too Much: The Selected Poetry of Russell Atkins, published by the Cleveland State University Poetry Center. Now 93, Atkins—the master of modernist poetry and lifelong Clevelander—will be recognized with a performance of his music and words at Karamu House, where he ran a poetry workshop for many years. Readers will include: Ali Black, Leila Chatti, Daniel Gray-Kontar, Siaara Freeman, Janice A. Lowe, Robert E. McDonough, Phil Metres, Julie Patton, Arceny Harton, and Kevin Prufer.

Presented by the CSU Poetry Center, Karamu House, and Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

To learn more about World’d Too Much or to purchase a copy, visit



(Tuesday) 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Karamu House

2355 E 89th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44106

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