Category Archives: Local Arts

Art is a Revolution

  Art is a revolution, a melting pot of ideas, hopes, dreams, and wishes, not always welcomed, but ever the adventure. My love for the arts affords me the opportunity to let people into the “me” that I sometimes hide … Continue reading

Posted in African American Women in CU, Local Arts | Comments Off on Art is a Revolution

What I Learned While being the Poet Laureate for the City of Urbana . . .

I learned that the people of Urbana truly appreciated the emphasis on poetry in their public lives.  They felt it improved their town in a tangible way. I learned that many poets live in this community who don’t always interact … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Local Arts, Poetry | Comments Off on What I Learned While being the Poet Laureate for the City of Urbana . . .