Cornell College Events
J Mase III: Slam poet workshop (link)
|Date:||Saturday, December 10th|
|Time:||2:00 pm-4:00 pm|
Lyrically Inclined and TWRG are bringing J Mase III to campus! Mase will be leading a workshop on slam poetry from 2-4 p.m. on Dec. 10 in Durham. J Mase III is a Black/trans/queer poet based in Seattle, by way of NYC. He is the author of "If I Should Die Under the Knife, Tell my Kidney I was the Fiercest Poet Around," as well as "And Then I Got Fired: One Transqueer's Reflections on Grief, Unemployment, and Inappropriate Jokes about Death." As an educator, J Mase has worked with thousands of community members in the U.S., the U.K., and Canada on the needs of LGBTQIA youth and adults in spaces such as K-12 schools, universities, faith communities, and restricted care facilities among others.