Poet Kane Smego Visits Cleveland State Community College

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Cleveland State Community College hosted Kane Smego, nationally-recognized spoken word poet and artistic director of sacrificial poets, to campus as part of the 2013-2014 Program Series sponsored by the Office of Special Programs and Community Relations. 

Mr. Smego’s curriculum helps participants “find their voice” through a focus on exploring identity, understanding the historical context and power of the oral tradition, and using poetry as a tool for therapy and healing, community engagement, conflict resolution and non-violent resistance.

Mr. Smego performed the poem titled “X Chromosome” he wrote in honor of his mother.

Kane Smego
Kane Smego

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