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Join us for World in Verse: A Multilingual Poetry Reading and Celebration of the Winners of the Poems in Translation Contest. Tuesday, September 17 at 7:00 PM | Word Up Community Bookshop, 2113 Amsterdam Avenue, New York



Tejubehan is a singer and self-taught urban folk artist from Ahmedabad in western India. She comes from a community of wandering musicians. After moving from her village to the city, Tejubehan married Ganesh Jogi, and the two began singing together. A chance encounter with a contemporary Indian artist led both to art. Tejubehan is the author of Drawing from the City (Tara Books, 2012). 

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