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rap + poetry with roy kinsey @ chicago public library

  • West Chicago | Chicago Public Library 4856 West Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL, 60651 United States (map)

rapper, poet, and librarian, roy kinsey, shares his new highly anticipated release blackie: a story by roy kinsey, a message-oriented album covering the effects of racism, the great migration, addiction, violence, mental illness and sexuality.

join us as we come together for a live performance, an open mic, and conversation.

this program is presented as part of the 2017-2018 One Book, One Chicago season, exploring the theme "Music: The Beat of Our City" through Greg Kot's book I'll Take You There.