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Hogan's Alley Poetry Festival

A Celebration of Diverse Communities With Spoken Word, Storytelling, Music and Literary Performance For Vancouver's 125th Anniversary
Friday, September 23, 2011

The Black Dot Roots and Culture Collective with the support of the National Congress of Black Women are collaborating to pay tribute to the heritage and creative contributions of Vancouver's East End community as a part of the city's year-long 125th Anniversary activities. The program of the Hogan's Alley Poetry Festival will highlight the creative contributions of Vancouver’s original black neighbourhood. Events will showcase poetry, music and other forms of artistic expression as well as facilitate space for dialogue and civic engagement.