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"The Voodoo of Hell's Half-Acre" Blues Poetry Opera

Presented by Umbra Arts Collective at Online Event

Feb 10 2021
"The Voodoo of Hell's Half-Acre" Blues Poetry Opera

A live multimedia theatrical presentation honoring the life, art, and creative legacy of novelist and poet Richard Wright

“The Voodoo of Hell’s Half-Acre is a live, multimedia theatrical presentation (a blues poetry opera) that apprehends and channels Black aesthetics, folk history, and cultural epistemology vis-à-vis the intellectual and creative genius of Richard Wright. As culturally-insistent performance art, “Voodoo” is a deepened inquiry and artistic conversation between cultural memory, social tensions, and the unreconciled strivings within the souls of Black folk. The performance is interlaced

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