Poet Pariah is an award winning poet thats been featured in nearly twenty different hip hop and urban magazines, he's been featured on the Award winning PBS show Kaleidoscope. He has appeared alongside MSNBC Contributor Joy Ried and Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, he has performed for Ga State Governor Nathan Deal, Columbus Ga Mayor Theresa Tomlinson, and state senator Joshua Mckoon as well as other high ranking government officials. He was Awarded his own day by Columbus Ga, Mayor Teresa Tomlinson. Poet Pariah has graced the stages of the State Theater of Ga (Springer Opera House) and the Historic Liberty Theater. He has appeared alongside def poetry poets Ga. ME, and Jon Goode.
I've tracked this poet for many years and I enjoy his work; his poetry is intriguing and thought provoking. Pariah is a must see.
Poet Pariah was professional, powerful, and his energy had the crowd on the edge of their seats. It was a pleasure having him and we plan to do much more business with him in the future.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 15 - 60 minutes
What to Expect
The audience should expect honest intelligent highly lyrically dense subject matter and passion that will translate well in any fashion or any type of diverse crowd.
Poet Pariah is an award-winning poet that has been featured in nearly twenty different hip-hop and urban magazines; He has been featured on the award-winning PBS show, Kaleidoscope. He has also performed for Georgia’s Governor Nathan Deal, Columbus, GA Mayor Theresa Tomlinson & State Senator Joshua Mckoon, as well as other high-ranking government officials. He is the winner of the Art For Us foundation’s Gold Mic Award. He has graced the stages of the State Theater of GA, the Springer Opera House & the Historic Liberty Theater. He has appeared alongside HBO Def Poetry Poets Georgia ME, Abyss, Tommy Bottoms & Red Storm. His style of poetry is hard-hitting street gospel told with grit & honesty. Poet Pariah has diverse subject matters in his collection of poetry to include politics, love, spirituality & more.
Pariah is available for spoken word performance, workshops and writing labs, discussion panels, stage play production, songwriting, for a variety of events. On July 24th 2014 Pariah was awarded his own day by Mayor Teresa Tomlinson of Columbus Ga. He has been featured in films by visionary director Patrick Albright and on soundtracks for various film and television projects.
Additional Booking Notes
Microphone, Mic Stand, and adequate pa system for the venue.
Past Booked Events
|August 18, 2017||Corporate Event|
|February 13, 2015||Other|
My set varies depending on theme and crowd im very flexible depending on age group etc. The set usually includes 6 to 10 poems followed by group interaction and crowd participation.
|Shake the Poet||Poet, Advisor|
|Dunniki White||Poet, Advisor|
Influences & Inspiration
Hbo Def Poets Abyss, Ga Me, Nikki Giovanni, Black Ice, Geminye and many more extremely talented individuals influenced my style and subject matter.
mic and mic stand with adequate pa system
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