Romni Smith: Women of Jazz & Blues

FEB 22, 2017 | 6:30 PM TO 8:30 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

1218: Segal Theatre

WHEN:

February 22, 2017: 6:30 PM-8:30 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

SPONSOR:

CLAGS

Description

Rommi Smith is a poet, playwright, and performer who artfully combines scholarship with performance. This lecture-performance will focus on the history of women jazz and blues musicians. Through music, acting, and archival evidence, she will build up the narratives of her subjects and their historical contexts.