Streetposia

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Sweden in March

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We hope you will join us if you can this March in Stockholm and Malmo, Sweden.

There will be art, poetry, rap, academics, activism, and lots of love.

STREETPOSIA

11-13 March 2014 – Stockholm, Sweden

14-16 March 2014 – Malmo, Sweden

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CiCi performing poetry

CiCi Felton from the DC Youth Slam Team performing at the Kennedy Center.

Louder Than A Bomb DMV Teen Poetry Slam Festival in Washington, DC

Louder Than A Bomb DMV Teen Poetry Slam Festival in Washington, DC

Louder Than A Bomb DMV Teen Poetry Slam Festival in Washington, DC
Tajai Williams a.k.a. Gemini
performing for the Dunbar Poetry Club

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Author: JBT

Born in Washington, DC and raised in Crofton, Maryland, Jonathan B. Tucker (JBT) is a writer, performer, educator, DJ, and dreamer passionate about poetry, youth empowerment, racial and social justice, and finding purpose through service to others. He has received numerous awards and artist fellowships, and has performed and taught at schools, libraries, detention centers, museums, and conferences around the world. His poems have appeared in Howard University’s Amistad Journal alongside the late Amiri Baraka (Howard University, 2011), in Etan Thomas’s anthology Voices of the Future (Haymarket Books, 2012), in two self-published chapbooks (jonathan b. tucker, 2010; and i got the matches, 2012), and on the stages of the Kennedy Center and the South African State Theatre. JBT represented DC at the National Poetry Slam in 2009 and 2010, and has helped coordinate and coach the DC Youth Slam Team with Split This Rock since 2011.

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