Opening night! Traveling Stanzas: Writing Across Borders

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Presented by Summit Artspace at Summit Artspace, Akron OH

Jan 19
Opening night! Traveling Stanzas: Writing Across Borders

Add your voice to the refugee experience through Traveling Stanzas’ Writing Across Borders interactive poetry project at Summit Artspace from Jan. 19 through Feb. 17.

Visitors to Summit Artspace’s show, Traveling Stanzas: Writing Across Borders, will experience the lives and hopes of refugee and immigrant community members through poetry and other media with the ability to join the conversation by way of technology.

The exhibit opening is Friday, Jan. 19, 5-8 pm, in the main gallery of Summit Artspace on East Market, 140 E. Market St., Akron.

The interactive exhibition created by the Wick Poetry Center of Kent State University will run Jan. 19 to Feb. 17, 2018 at the main gallery of Summit Artspace on East Market. Summit Artspace is located at 140 E. Market St., Akron. The exhibition is free and open to the public.

Summit Artspace’s main gallery is open Thursdays and Fridays, noon to 7 p.m.; and Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Additional hours are 5-9 p.m. during the Feb. 3rd Artwalk.

The traveling digital exhibit features more than 30 beautifully-illustrated poems and videos that showcase refugee resettlement in Akron area communities. At the heart of

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Parking behind the building. Handicap accessible. Elevator available.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Summit Artspace

140 East Market Street, 2nd Floor, Akron, OH 44308


Free parking behind building.


Elevator access.

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