Rise Up!: Poems of Protest, Poems of Praise reading with Mari Fitz Wynn
- Dates: June 15, 2023
- Venue: City of Raleigh Museum (COR Museum)
- Location: Downtown Raleigh
- Address: 220 Fayetteville St., Ste. 100, Raleigh, NC 27601
- Times: 5pm
This is a poetry collection that weaves the voice of the past, the poems of a grandfather born to slave parents, and poems of the present, those of his granddaughter. These two hearts were linked not only by love, but also by the travesties of racism, slavery, and the devastations of war.