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Cape Verdean Poetry Festival

June 29 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

La Soul Renaissance will host the first Cape Verdean Poetry Festival. The event celebrates and highlights diverse voices from the Cape Verdean diaspora performing original works in Cape Verdean Kriolu and English. Featured poets and performers are to be announced.
Poets and artists will also be vending their books, chat books, and recordings.
Anyone interested in performing please email


June 29
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Cape Verdean Veterans Hall
561 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA United States
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