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2nd Annual Poetry Unplugged Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration & Tribute
Some of the biggest names in spoken word will perform at the August Wilson Center and bring a diverse perspective of the world through music and poetry, sharing a uniform message of peace, empowerment and action.
This powerful event will be hosted by Mahogany L. Browne, with DJ Jive Poetic. Performances feature acclaimed poets Prentice Powell, Jamaal St. John, Vanessa Hidary and the Brooklyn Poetry Family includes artists Venessa Marco, Whitney Greenaway, Anthony McPherson and Chris Lilley. No poetry slam is complete without Hip Hop spun by Pittsburgh’s own DJ Nate Da Phat Barber.
Janis Burley Wilson, CEO & President of the August Wilson Center said of the Poetry Unplugged event, “We’re extremelyView more
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