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Mother Tongues: Poems

Collage of Tsitsi Jaji and artwork for book cover "mother tongues'
Tuesday, December 07, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tsitsi Jaji
NHC Virtual Book Talk Series

Duke's Associate Professor of English, Tsitsi Jaji, will be the featured guest for the December meeting of the National Humanities Center Virtual Book Talk Series hosted by Robert D. Newman, President and Director of the National Humanities Center. Professor Jaji will discuss her award-winning book of poetry, Mother Tongues.

December 7, 2021
7-8 p.m. EST
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The National Humanities Center (NHC) Virtual Book Club Series will continue beginning this month with an adjusted format, transitioning into the NHC Virtual Book Talk Series. Each month, the series will consist of a virtual book talk featuring a selected scholar discussing their most recent book.

The Series explores a wide range of topics and is offered free of charge via YouTube Live ( To participate in discussions during the talk, you will need to sign into YouTube with your Google/Gmail account. If you do not have a Google account, you can create one (

Contact: Heidi Camp