Workshop: The Three Lives of a Poem

  • In this workshop, attendees will discuss the creation of the poem, the purpose of the poem, and the execution of the poem. Attendees will need paper, pen, or some form of note taking device. Be prepared to write a poem, to ask questions, and to share thoughts.


    Ed Mabrey is the current and only three-time Individual World Poetry Slam Champion (2007/2012, 2013). Ed is also a featured performer on season three of Verses and Flow, brought to you by Lexus on TV One, and is featured on HBO All Def Digital. Recently Ed was a featured performer at the 2014 NBWC (National Black Writers Conference).
    Ed won the 2012 Poetry Slam Artist of the Year, National Poetry Slam Finalist, an Emmy nominated actor, National Best Selling poetry anthology contributor, motivational speaker, and poet. Ed has toured internationally and conducted performances and workshops at over 80 colleges and universities.


    This workshop will be held at:
    Diverse Works
    4102 Fannin St #200
    Houston, TX 77004

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    Southwest Shootout 2014

    June 12 - 14, 2014

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