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Brooklyn Campus
Community Connections
Kumble Theater For the Performing Arts
Brooklyn Young Filmmaker's Salon Series
Brooklyn International Disability Film Festival and Wellness Expo (BIDFF)
Reel Sisters of the Dispora Film Festival & Lecture Series
Afternoons at LIU
Annual Dance Department Faculty Concert
Annual High School Choreography Conference
Fourth Fridays
Winter and Spring Student Concerts
Starting From Paumanok: Annual Lecture on American Literature and Culture
Voices of The Rainbow
Jazz Clinics
LIU Chorus
Music Deparment Concert Series
Brooklyn Campus Galleries
Summer Sculpture Exhibition
ENRICHING THE COMMUNITY
Voices of the Rainbow

A cultural link between the Campus and its diverse urban community, the Voices of the Rainbow series offers exhilarating presentations of poetry and fiction by talented and spirited writers of multiple racial, ethnic, linguistic
and national backgrounds. Since it was first hosted by the English Department in 1993, the program has featured writers such as Meena Alexander, Dorothy Allison, Amiri Baraka, Gwendolyn Brooks, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Edwidge Danticat, Junot Diaz, Cristina Garcia, Jessica Hagedorn, Chang-Rae Lee, Fae Myenne Ng, Ishmael Reed, Ntozake Shange, Piri Thomas and Yevgeny Yevtushenko.

For more information, contact Louis Parascandola at (718) 488-1109 or visit www.brooklyn.liu.edu/depts/English/voices.html. The Voices of the Rainbow program is free and open to the public.

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If you would like to support any of the programs described in this publication, please call:

Gladys Schrynemakers
Office of the Provost
(718) 488-3405

Long Island University Brooklyn Campus Community Connections