Side by side close up portraits of Ursula Rucker and Abiodun Oyewole

Poetry Uncut: Part II

J. Ivy hosts Ursula Rucker and Abiodun Oyewole

*Please note this performance date has changed


“Rucker’s is an intense, focused performance that effectively channels her natural stage presence.” — NME

Grammy award-winning artist J. Ivy hosts the second program in our Poetry Uncut series. The showcase includes performances by poet, activist and Pew Fellow Ursula Rucker, accompanied by electronic musician Wendel Patrick, and Abiodun Oyewole, founding member of the legendary Harlem-based Last Poets. The evening opens with L.A.’s own, Get Lit, a non-profit that encourages students to embrace their voice via poetry and is scored by Emmy Award-winning DJ Niena Drake. 

Please note: this program was originally scheduled for February 3rd but all ticket holders were contacted and date has been changed to February 10th. Please contact if you have any questions.

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