Overview

Superstar bassist and NJPAC Jazz Advisor Christian McBride hosts a free virtual event with acclaimed poet Nikki Giovanni. They’ll explore social justice themes in both conversations and live performances. Nikki Giovanni is a world-renowned poet, activist, and educator, winner of the Langston Hughes Medal, 7 NAACP Image Awards, the Presidential Medal of Honor, a Grammy nominee, and among Oprah’s 25.

“and she said: God created heaven and earth
and all that’s Black within them”

­–Nikki Giovanni