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Visiting Author Workshop: Marcus Omari

  • WE Labs 235 East Broadway, 8th Floor Long Beach, CA, 90802 United States (map)

We are very happy to have OC poet, performer and teacher Marcus Omari in Long Beach for a special visiting author event. Come and let Marcus' energy wake up your verse. 

Marcus Omari is a poet and spoken word artist originally from Racine, WI. He was a founding member of the San Diego Slam Poetry Team before moving to Orange County. Marcus is also founder of the literary performance arts collective Poetic Reform Party, which works with a team of dedicated artists to promote, host, and perform at literary events across Southern California. He currently teaches in a half-way home for at risk youth. Marcus is a six-time National Speech and Debate Award winner, he has been featured on Lexus presents VERSES & FLOW on TV One, spit verse on MTV, and has performed on stages from Chicago to San Francisco, London to Rio de Janeiro sharing the stage with notables like Sonya Renee, Jeffery McDaniel, Patricia Smith, and legendary Marc Smith.


Everyone welcome

All visiting author workshops are $15 (your registration fee goes toward paying authors for their time!)

Advance registration is recommended. Click here:


Cash, Venmo, Paypal accepted at the door. 

Later Event: July 21