WARRIORS OF THE MIC! | National Poetry Month with Fortune Society Writers

    Wed, Apr 26, 2023, 6–8pm

    Join the Fortune Society Writers and special guest Liza Jessie Peterson for WARRIORS OF THE MIC!, a spoken word event celebrating National Poetry Month.

    Clemese Jack
    Hilton N. Webb Jr.
    Daniel Kelly
    Helen Taylor
    The Spiritual Activist, Marvin Wade
    Mitch, The Poetic Portrait
    Becky Jane Dunham
    Julie Herrnkind
    Mario Wright
    Erobos Abzu Lamashtu OKA, “E”
    Talli Kebben
    Nestor “Panama” Eversley
    Laron Murray

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    This event is free to the public. RSVP here.

    The Fortune Society is a non-profit based in Long Island City supporting people’s successful reentry from incarceration. Fortune’s Creative Arts Program hosts weekly writers’ workshops and open mic sessions, and partners with cultural institutions throughout New York City to support several public events each year offering opportunities for participating writers to perform their words for a wider audience. In addition, a yearly publication, Voices of Fortune, celebrates the work of participants in the Fortune writing and art workshops.