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Voice of My Community

Powerful young woman speaking her mind and sharing some community wisdom…

This clip is from a larger video about the Philly Youth Poetry Movement (PYPM). You can find out more about PYPM at http://pypm215.tumblr.com.

You can view the entire video lecture and performance on YouTube at  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QixeNWsex28.

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I am an activist, author, and teaching artist passionate about anti-racist, anti-sexist, and anti-imperialist education. I started Pens Up Press because I love to read and write and because I believe in the power of our people to liberate ourselves and each other through learning and grassroots activism. In conjunction with Pens Up Press, I manage the Uproar Poetry Group facilitating free creative writing workshops and supporting free open mic events. I live in Harlem with my dear friend Marcus Potts, my fiancee Xi'an Glynn, and my black cat Squeaky.

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