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Madison Mondays – Conversation With Ursula Rucker

Mon October 26, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

University of Wisconsin-Madison Interdisciplinary Artist-In-Residence Michele Byrd-McPhee will be joined by guest artist Ursula Rucker for a virtual conversation. Rucker is a renowned spoken word and recording artist and activist. At this event, they will discuss her background and career.

Ursula Rucker is a Philadelphia born poet, mother, activist, and recording artist. She has been performing, recording, and releasing works for over 20 years. She has five solo recordings and collaborated on over 100 songs. Rucker has been awarded the Leeway Foundation’s Art for Change and Transformation Awards and a Pew Fellowship. She is the subject of the documentary short POET and continues to perform her first one-woman show and live memoir, My Father’s Daughter.

This event is free and open to the public, and will be recorded. The event will be offered on Zoom, and will be streamed to @uwmadisonarts on Facebook.


UW-Madison Division of the Arts


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