Spoken word poet Marcus John leads a series of readings and discussions about civic engagement, cultural understanding, personal reflection, current politics, and community. Recommended for ages 14+, come to one or all. Coffee will be served.
Marcus John is an American-born poet/singer/songwriter of Grenadian descent. Born and raised in Yonkers, he started an open mic in 2009, which evolved into Soulbox Entertainment, an organization of educators, musicians, film/vocal producers, caterers and event planners dedicated to outsourcing artists, teaching writing workshops, and servicing businesses in network expansion.
This program, which is free and open to the public, is made possible through the support of the New York Council for the Humanities’ Reading and Discussion program. Humanities New York