Creative projects listed under EVENTS + EXHIBITIONS are funded in part with a grant from the Cornell Council for the Arts.

The CCA awards grants to Cornell Faculty, Departments, Programs, Student Organizations, and Student Artists to support creative art projects that engage any singular art form or any mixture of art forms, and may be exhibited, presented, or performed in on-campus as well as off-campus venues.

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Mar 30
Shaft of the Bow: A Literary Celebration of Home and Exile

6PM, Auditorium, Biotechnology Building

This event, organized by Jackie Savegh, program manager in the Institute for African Development will include a lecture, poetry readings, music performances and exhibition.  The event will provide an platform for writers, poets, artists and the Liberian University chorus to present work in an expression of cultural celebration.  Writers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and other Sub-Saharan West African countries who are in exile, will come together to present their works in collaboration with musicians and artists from the Cornell and Ithaca communities.

Writers and poets include Patricia Jabbeh Wesley, K. Moses Nagbe and C. William Allen.

 K. Moses Nagbe         Patricia Jabbeh Wesley