Omar Musa is an Australian poet and rapper, who has won the Australian Poetry Slam and the Indian Ocean Poetry Slam. He speaks to Angela Meyer about experimenting with prose, the themes in his work, the life of a globe-trotting poet and rapper, and writing what you know, over a drink at Rue Bebelons in the Melbourne CBD.
Omar Musa, along with 'Mighty' Joe Kim from California make up the duo MoneyKat. Their self-titled album is now available from Obese Records.
'A Drink with...' is a new series brought to you by LiteraryMinded (literaryminded.wordpress.com/), produced by Angela Meyer and Mark Welker.
Omar Musa - obmmusic.com/
MoneyKat - moneykat.wordpress.com/
Rue Bebelons - ruebebelons.com.au/
Angela Meyer - literaryminded.wordpress.com/about/
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