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[OPIRG-EVENTS] Fwd: Friday, Sept 26: Golden Star Lounge urban spoken word poetry


African Palace, 376 Rideau Street
8:30 to 11:00 PM (Door: $7.00)

The Golden Star Lounge, in conjunction with the
Northern Griots Network (NGN), proudly presents, from
Toronto, two very talented spoken word poets

Winner, 2002 urban music award, best spoken word
Recording ("Freedome"); co-wrote/performed "yagayah,"
a play about black womanhood & the Jamaican immigrant
experience; organized Spoken Word Celebration: a Day
of Griots & Poets at the Old Port in Montreal; acted
in Montreal's Black Theatre Workshop "The Crossroads"


Twice winner of Dwayne Morgan's "Last Man Standing"
poetry slams in Toronto; Twice performed at New
Yuoricans Poets Café in New York City twice; Featured
artists on CBC Newsworld; “Unblind Uncut-live from the
T-dot” CD, urban music award nominee; Won Editor’s
Choice Award, outstanding achievement in poetry


Nigerian griot, musician (guitar, drums),
international recording artist; back from recent
London tour; soon departing for an African tour
And free up your poetic skills by signing up for the
OPEN MIC (hosted by the nth digri)
and OPEN SLAM (hosted by Moses)
See you Friday by the waterfalls and palms!

one love,

(We thank the Canada Council for helping us bring you
the best spoken word poets from across the country.)

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