1. YOUmedia + Young Chicago Authors collaborate to create a new series of webisodes featuring some of Chicago and the Nations greatest voices of the spoken word movement discussing the artistic craft of poetry.

    In our 2nd webisode we are honored to interview poet/artist Krista Franklin

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    Krista Franklin is a poet and visual artist from Dayton, OH who lives and works in Chicago.

    Her poetry and mixed medium collages have been published in lifestyle and literary journals such as Copper Nickel, RATTLE, Indiana Review, Ecotone, Clam and Callaloo, and in the anthologies Encyclopedia Vol. II, F-K and Gathering Ground.

    Her visual art has been featured on the covers of award-winning books, and exhibited nationally in solo and group exhibitions. Franklin is a Cave Canem Fellow, and a co-founder of 2nd Sun Salon, a community meeting space for writers, visual and performance artists, musicians and scholars.

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  2. YOUmedia + Young Chicago Authors collaborate to create a new series of webisodes featuring some of Chicago and the Nations greatest voices of the spoken word movement discussing the artistic craft of poetry.

    In this 1st webisode we are honored to interview Roger Bonair-Agard

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  3. YOUmedia + Young Chicago Authors collaborate to create a new series of webisodes featuring some of Chicago and the Nations greatest voices of the spoken word movement discussing the artistic craft of poetry.

    In this 1st webisode we are honored to interview Roger Bonair-Agard

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