Salons at Stowe


Poetry as Activism

"Citizen" by Claudia Rankine

April 19, 2018

Join the conversation about poetry as a means of advocacy and expression and discuss Claudia Rankine’s Citizen: An American Lyric. Taking inspiration from Citizen, participate in community poetry writing.


Buy the book in the Stowe Museum Store
Store Hours


An event part of Hartford’s Big Read.


The author will not appear at this event.
Rankine will give a keynote address
April 26, 5:30 PM at the Hartford Public Library.

Location Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Doors Open 5 PM
Program 5:30-7 PM
Roshae Harrison
Student, Hartford High School
Versatile Poetiq
Spoken word artist