Scratch The Page Featuring Nate Marshall

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InsideOut Literary Arts says
Please join us on Wednesday, April 22nd at Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) as InsideOut Literary Arts presents the first installment of Scratch the Page (STP).

This annual visiting writer series features youth workshops and a public reading from youth poets and special guest instructors. Admission is free and open to the public.

Featuring this month will be Chicago's Nate Marshall.

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Nate Marshall is a poet and educator from the South Side of Chicago. He is the editor of The BreakBeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop. His first book, Wild Hundreds, won the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize and is forthcoming from the University of Pittsburgh Press. He served as a Zell Postgraduate Fellow at the University of Michigan. A Cave Canem Fellow, his work has appeared in POETRY Magazine, The New Republic, and elsewhere. Nate won the 2014 Hurston/Wright Founding Members Award and the 2013 Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Award. He is a founding member of the poetry collective Dark Noise. He is also a rapper.

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Please note that there will be a youth workshop preceding this performance. If you are a high school-aged person that would like more information regarding the workshop, please contact InsideOut Literary Arts Project at www.insideoutdetroit.org
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