Poetry with Politics
Claire Kageyama-Ramakrishnan and Roger Sedarat

Kageyama-Ramakrishnan draws on her tender memories of her grandparents as she addresses Japanese American internment in Shadow Mountain. In Dear Regime: Letters to the Islamic Republic, Sedarat confronts past and current injustices in Iran with hope for its future.

$5 suggested donation; open to the public

Poetry with Politics

Claire Kageyama-Ramakrishnan and Roger Sedarat
Monday, September 29, 2008
7:00 PM
The Workshop
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