Cliterati Open No Mic Featuring Queen Sheba

Event date: 
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Charis and Cliterati pair up to present an inviting and fierce open mic & reading series on the 3rd Thursday of every month. February's feature is Queen Sheba. Born in Detroit, MI, now living in Atlanta, Queen Sheba is a International Slam Champion, two time National Poetry Slam Champ, three time Regional Poetry Slam Champ and a WOWps Final-Stage-ist. Sheba is also a featured performer on season two of Verses and Flow, brought to you by Lexus on TV One, and has been on Spoken, a featured poet on Lyric CafĂ© on BET, 106&Park, the Apollo and the feature length film Spit. Sheba has six albums, two of which were up for a Grammy under the Spoken Word category and she is a two-time NAACP Image Award Nominee. Her works have appeared in numerous anthologies, magazines including Vibe Online and the focus of college student’s papers. Queen Sheba has two books: From Foster Care to Fame short stories and poems too long for three minutes and Run Ugly! A motivational book for runners. With a Masters in Poetry from Queens University Spoken Word artist, motivational speaker, comedian, and bathroom concert singer, Sheba tours internationally and has conducted performances and workshops at over 200 colleges and universities domestic and abroad.This is a Charis Circle From Margin to Center Literary Event. The Suggested Donation for Charis Circle is $5. 

Event address: 
1189 Euclid Ave. NE
Charis Books and More
Atlanta, GA 30307