Poets Speak: Raw Wounds, Wise Blood, Speak Water


September 24, 2017




CityLit Stage

Kondwani Fidel, author of Raw Wounds, has been featured in Business Insider and CNN. He is a writer, speaker, and spoken word poet who is a 2016 recipient of the Ford: Men of Courage Award. Robert Earl Price is an author of four books of poetry, including Wise Blood. He has had eleven plays produced here and abroad, and is the recipient of the American Film Institute’s William Wyler Award. Truth Thomas is a singer-songwriter and poet. His work includes Speak Water, winner of the 2013 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work in Poetry. He’s the founder of Cherry Castle Publishing, LLC, and his poems have been twice nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Ron Kipling Williams, who uses art, media, performance, and education to break down walls, facilitate open and honest conversations, and build community, and author of Black Freak Mosh Heaven will moderate.

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