Artists Space

Segue Reading Series:
t’ai freedom ford & Terrance Hayes

February 20, 2021, 5pm

This reading is presented as part of the Segue Reading Series.

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Flyer for Segue Reading Series featuring t'ai freedom ford & Terrance Hayes. Saturday February 20, 2021, Artists Space. [A purple colored background features black text in the top half of the image that reads, "Segue Reading Series / t'ai freedom ford & Terrance Hayes / February 20 / 5pm on Zoom / Suggested donation: Five dollars / Zoom ID: 830 2698 4031." Black text in the bottom right corner reads, "Artists Space."]

Segue Reading Series: t'ai freedom ford & Terrance Hayes. Reading Documentation. Saturday February 20, 2021, 5pm. Artists Space, New York. [Video documentation of multiple individuals making introductions and reciting poetry with the use of imagery.]

A 2019 Jerome Hill Artist Fellowship inaugural fellow, t’ai freedom ford is the author of two poetry collections, how to get over (Red Hen Press) and & more black (Augury Books), winner of the 2020 Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Poetry. t’ai lives and loves in Brooklyn where she is an editor at No, Dear Magazine.

Terrance Hayes’ recent publications include American Sonnets for My Past And Future Assassin (Penguin, 2018), and To Float In The Space Between: Drawings and Essays in Conversation with Etheridge Knight (Wave, 2018). He is Professor of English at New York University.

Program support for Artists Space is provided by The Friends of Artists Space, Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation, The Cowles Charitable Trust, The Cy Twombly Foundation, The David Teiger Foundation, The Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, The New York Community Trust, The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, The Stavros Niarchos Foundation, The Willem de Kooning Foundation, The Danielson Foundation, The Fox Aarons Foundation, Herman Goldman Foundation, The Destina Foundation, The Luce Foundation, May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, VIA Art Fund, Arison Arts Foundation, The Chicago Community Fund, The David Rockefeller Fund, The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Foundation, The Jill and Peter Kraus Foundation, The Richard Pousette-Dart Foundation.