Guy Gonzalez

Poet, Spoken Word Artist

Bloomfield, NJ 07003
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Author's Bio

Guy LeCharles Gonzalez is Chief Strategist at Free Verse Media. Previously, he was publisher & marketing director for Writer’s Digest; director, content strategy & audience development for Library Journal & School Library Journal; and founding director of programming & business development for Digital Book World. Sometimes loud, one-time poet, always opinionated. He/Him.

Publications & Prizes

Poetry

Anthologies:
di-verse-city 2000 (Austin International Poetry Foundation, 2000)
,
Will Work for Peace (Zeropanik Press, 1999)
Journals:
Drumvoices Revue
,
Stovepipe

Spoken Word

Anthology:
Spoken Word Revolution, Redux (Sourcebooks, Inc., 2007)
Book:
Burning Down the House w/ R. Bonair-Agard (Soft Skull Press, 2000)
Performances:
Austin International Poetry Festival (2000)
,
Connecticut Poetry Festival (2000)
,
Austin International Poetry Festival (1999)
,
National Poetry Slam (1999)
,
SOUPFest (1999)
,
National Poetry Slam (1998)
Prizes won: 

National Poetry Slam, 1998 (Nuyorican Poets Café)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American, Latino/Latina/Latinx
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
New York, NY
New York
Raised in: 
Bronx, NY
New York
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Last update: Aug 21, 2019