IN-PERSON - Surviving the Long Wars: Exhibition Close-Up and Poetry Reading


Thursday, March 16, 2023

6:00 PM to

Central Time (US & Canada)


This program is free and open to all; free tickets required. The registration period has closed for this event.


Join military veterans and poets Erika Renee Land, Monty Little (Diné), Dunya Mikhail, and Carlos Sirah for an evening of poetry exploring the disparate impacts of war and the search for a path toward solidarity.

This event will also provide a closer look at the Newberry exhibition Surviving the Long Wars: Residues and Rebellions. The exhibition coincides with the National Veterans Art Museum second Triennial and Summit, held this year in Chicago. The exhibition is open February 28 - May 27, 2023.

This event is cosponsored by the National Veterans Art Museum.


We look forward to seeing attendees at the Newberry, where you can now visit our reading rooms, exhibition galleries, and bookshop.


Newberry Library
60 West Walton Street
Chicago, IL 60610

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