Dig and Be Dug in Return

The 26th Annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading will be held on Sunday, February 7, at 1pm. This annual celebration of Langston Hughes’ brilliance as a writer and voice of the Harlem Renaissance will take place virtually this year, demonstrating the organizing committee’s commitment to finding innovative ways to gather and celebrate. Celebration attendees can expect to hear scholarly commentary, performances from local musicians, and readers from across the country reciting poems from Hughes’ extensive body of work.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information and to register for the Zoom event, go to, or find the event on Facebook at