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Tribal raine is a multi-recorded and published artist whose words have been used as teaching tools for college poetry courses. She has performed on stages nationwide with legends and leaders of the Spoken World realm, such as NJ... more

Maximus Parthas (Born in 1964 in Paterson, NJ) is a Modern Day Abolitionist, Activist, Spoken Word Artist, and Mentor. He is a visionary who doesn't mind speaking his mind and facing the ugly truths of modern day slavery head-on via... more

Theresa Davis is the mother of three and was a classroom teacher for over twenty years. She reclaimed her love for poetry eleven years ago after the loss of her father. Since then, she has been a member of the ArtsInterface, Co-founder of... more

Denise Jolly is the creator of the Be Beautiful Project. She is a Writer, Performer and Artist Educator. She is the former Executive Director of Seattle Youth Speaks, and Vice President of Stronghold Productions. Denise's work stands at the... more

Widely acknowledged and world-known as as a writer and performer, Patricia Smith is also well-known as Queen of Slam Poetry, being the most successful competitor in Slam History. She is poet, prose-writer, playwright, journalist and... more

Shappy Seasholtz has an extensive 8-Track tape collection, an impressive selection of View-Master reels, a vast array of plastic figurines of old advertising mascots and far too many long boxes of comic books. Shappy is a National... more

MultiVerse does for superheroes what the Aim For The Head anthology did for zombies: It tackles what could be dismissed as a genre novelty and through the words of page and stage poets, finds the heart, pathos, and humor involved... more

Nick Piombino is an American poet, essayist, artist and psychotherapist. He has been associate with poets from both the New York School of the 1960s and the Language Poets of the 1970s. He studied poetry in writing workshops with... more

Thomas Fucaloro's latest book is out now by three rooms press called "It Starts From the Belly and Blooms." He is a founding editor for Great Weather for Media and editor for staten island's new literary magazine NYSAI. He teaches poetry... more

Laura Brown-Lavoie is a spoken word poet from Providence, Rhode Island. A newcomer to the national slam scene, she was the 2011 Providence Grand Slam Champion and had the opportunity to perform on Finals stage at the National... more