A tribute to black sci-fi hero Chip Delany

This year, the national workshop for writers of color known as VONA (Voices of Our Nations Arts) has landed in Philly. Part of the programming includes free faculty readings that are open to the public, including this session celebrating the work of author Samuel R. Delaney, aka Chip, who was inducted into the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in 2002.

Where: Bodek Lounge in Houston Hall at 3417 Spruce St. 19104

When: June 22, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

How much: Free with RSVP requested


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