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Heroes Are Gang Leaders

7/28/2017 at 6:00 PM

Heroes Are Gang Leaders is a contemporary merger of spoken word-sound and free open jazz flavored with pulsating funky grooves that pay tribute to the liberating complexity of literary text and literary tradition. This performance, entitled This Funk Ain’t William Faulkner’s Fault, will feature “Artificial Happiness Button,” “Letters from The Locked Away,” and “Internet Kill Switch.”

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Heroes Are Gang Leaders


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