Meet Joan Baez In North Jersey

Joan Baez, the legendary folk singer and activist, will be blowing into Bergen County.

Joan Baez

Joan Baez

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Baez is signing copies of her new poetry collection, "When You See My Mother, Ask Her to Dance: Poems," at Bookends in Ridgewood on Wednesday, June 12 at 6 p.m.

The book features poems about contemporaries like Bob Dylan and Jimi Hendrix, reflections from her childhood, personal thoughts and memories of her family, according to a synopsis.

This is the first time Baez has shared her poems, which she has been writing for decades, according to a synopsis.

Baez has previously written several memoirs and a collection of drawings.

For more information on the signing and to purchase tickets, click here.

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