Music, Poetry, Speaker

Shaw University Writing Center: She Speaks, She Writes

( Thu., Mar. 26, 2020 )

James E Cheek Resource Library Event Space, 118 E South St., Raleigh, NC 27601


Join us as we welcome, Alysia Harris is a two-time national spoken word champion, being a member of the winning BNV 2007 and CUPSI 2007 teams, and was featured in the HBO Documentary Russell Simmons Presents: Brave New Voices. Her poems have garnished well over 2 million views on YouTube. Harris is also an educator and a scholar. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, with a PhD from Yale University. Harris will present poems, spoken word, and speak around her creative process. The event will feature musical performances, poetry, and refreshments.


Free and open to the public.

More information

Khalisa Thompson:, (919) 719-2285


Shaw University Literary Arts Symposium


  • Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 6:30 PM