Inkfluent brings you The Write Experience 4 concert featuring some genuinely outspoken word artists: Akotowaa, Kwadjo Spiri, 86madeit and Beloved Boahemaa (Ghana/Canada). Special guest is Detroit’s finest Jessica Care Moore. Hosted by kwame write and powered by The Republic Bar & Grill. “To unite poetry with music is to open a portal in human consciousness.
Bio of Guest:
jessica Care moore is the CEO of Moore Black Press, Executive Producer of Black WOMEN Rock!, and founder of the literacy-driven, Jess Care Moore Foundation. An internationally renowned poet, playwright, performance artist and producer, she is the 2013 Alain Locke Award Recipient from the Detroit Institute of Arts. moore is the author of The Words Don’t Fit in My Mouth, The Alphabet Verses The Ghetto, God is Not an American, Sunlight Through Bullet Holes, and a memoir, Love is Not The Enemy and founder of publication company Moore Black Press. moore’s poetry is featured on Nas’ Nastradamus album, Talib Kweli’s Attack The Block Mixtape, Silent Poets track This Is Not An Instrumental, and she is a returning star of Russell Simmons’ HBO series, Def Poetry Jam. Her album Black Tea: The Legend of Jessi James is produced by herself and pianist Jon Dixon, and features Imani Uzuri, Roy Ayers, Talib Kweli, Jose James, One Belo and Ursula Rucker. jessica Care moore currently lives, writes and plays in downtown Detroit, where she is proud to be raising her 12-year old poet, visual artist, baseball loving, drums and hockey playing son, King Moore.
Venue: The Republic Bar & Grill, 3rd Lane Kuku Hill Osu RE, C484 Accra, Ghana
Time: 8-11 PM