A collaborative event presented by the Arts Council of Princeton and the Princeton Public Library, author and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith will read from and sign copies of Ordinary Light: A Memoir. This work details her coming-of-age and struggle to fashion her own understanding of belief, loss, history and what it means to be black in America. Tuesday, April 19 at 7pm. This free event will be held in the Paul Robeson Center for the Arts, 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton. Parking is available in the Spring and Hulfish Street Garages as well as metered parking spots along Witherspoon Street and Paul Robeson Place. For more information, visit artscouncilofprinceton.org or call 609.924.8777.
The Arts Council of Princeton, founded in 1967, is a non-profit organization with a mission of Building Community through the Arts. Housed in the landmark Paul Robeson Center for the Arts, designed by architect Michael Graves, the ACP fulfills its mission by presenting a wide range of programs including exhibitions, performances, free community cultural events, and studio-based classes and workshops in a wide range of media. Arts Council of Princeton programs are designed to be high-quality, engaging, affordable and accessible for the diverse population of the greater Princeton region.