This Words & Music Event Celebrates Black & Brown Poets of New Orleans
Featuring Poets: Melinda Palacio A Scribe Called Quess Edith Romero Claudia Duran José Torres-Tama
Sha'Condria iCon Sibley The Here Women (Performance Poem Film)
Musicians: Margie Perez Roberto Carrillo
Gauchos del Tango with Yulene Velazquez & Michael Ward-Bergeman
We are grateful for the support of Chuck Perkins Owner of Café Istanbul & Fierce Poet
New Orleans has a growing number of African American and Latin American Wordsmiths crafting some of the most engaging verse that addresses social concerns, and this festival launches in April 2023 to celebrate these brilliant poets of color in the Crescent City.
The event will also feature musicians that have been part of the TEATRO SIN FRONTERAS Series.