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Sudanese-American Poet Safia Elhillo and Twelve Literary Arts on “The Weight and Opportunity of Living in the Hyphen”

Award-winning poet Safia Elhillo will be joined by acclaimed poets Phil Metres, Stephanie Ginese, Noor Hindi, and Geramee Hensley as they share about their own hyphenated existences. Daniel Gray-Kontar of Twelve Literary Arts will lead this exploration of the many Americas that make up our country. This free virtual gathering is part of Global Cleveland’s Sister Cities Conference.