Join us for the inaugural event of the Black Poets Society of Waco on May 15th at Cozy’s Lounge recognition of the 100th Anniversary of the lynching of 15 year old Jesse Washington: an Anti-Lynching #BlackLivesMatter open mic event.
This is a space organized by and for Black voices to be heard, to be honored, and to share outrage, reflections, experiences, and expressions.
This is a POTLUCK event so please bring a dish and some spoken-word, music, poetry, rap, hiphop, stories, anti-lynching plays, freestyle, floetry, and reflections to share. Open to anyone ages 18 and up.
$5 cover for the bar
Emcee: Saddiq Granger
Special Guest Artists: Ashleigh Sherel, Sha’rol Henning, Hattie McGill, Diamante Maya, Jenuine Poetess, and more!