Activist to read from new book Tuesday in Winona
WINONA — Performance artist, poet and activist Mai’a Williams will read from her new book in a Laureate Writers Series program at 7 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Blue Heron Coffeehouse in Winona.
Williams will read from her new memoir, “This is How We Survive: Revolutionary Mothering, War and Exile in the 21st Century.” In the book, Williams shares her experiences working in conflict zones as a journalist and as a human rights worker.
Her presentation will be followed by an open mic session. The theme for the open mic is “freedom.” The Blue Heron is at 162 W. Second St. in Winona.