F*** It, I'll Do It: Priscilla Jane Thompson

Photo courtesy of queensofqueencity.com

Photo courtesy of queensofqueencity.com

This moment in #FckItFriday history celebrates poet and Cincinnati native Priscilla Jane Thompson, whose work would lead to vast movements such as the Harlem Renaissance. Thompson’s parents were slaves and their stories with those of other local blacks would inspire her passionate verses about slavery and post-slavery injustice.

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Join us for a fun and inspirational evening in celebration of Black History Month on February 22nd, from 7-9 p.m., at The Sanctuary. Hear stories from local black women on a time they said "F*** it, I'll do it!"

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Tiffany White