Literal and Poets & Writers are proud to announce Buddy Wakefield Poetry workshop in Houston!
Saturday June 8 from 11 am to 1 pm
5425 Renwick Dr., Houston, TX 77081
10 dlls registration fee
To reserve your place send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Buddy Wakefield is a three-time champion spoken word artist featured on the BBC, HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, ABC Radio National and has been signed to both Sage Francis’ Strange Famous Records as well as Ani DiFranco’s Righteous Babe Records. In 2004 he won the Individual World Poetry Slam Finals thanks to the support of anthropologist and produces NOrmal Lear then went on to share the stage with nearly every notable performance poet in the world in over 2000 venues internationally from The Great Lawn of Central Park, Zimbabwe’s Shoko Festival and Scotland’s Oran Mor to San Quentin State Penitentiary, House of Blues New Orleans and THe Basement in Sydney, Australia. An author at Write Bloody Publishing and an original Board of Directors member with Youth Speaks Seattle, Buddy is published internationally in dozens of books with work used to win multiple national collegiate debate and forensics competitions. Wakefield, who is not concerned with what poetry is or is not, delivers raw, rounded, disarming performances of humor and heart.
Buddy will be in Houston from June 6th to June 10th.
Posted: April 30, 2019 at 2:15 pm