This is a hilarious spoken word poem by the talented Denice Froham. ORDER, Nepantla: An Anthology for Queer Poets of Color (Nightboat Books). DENICE FROHMAN is an award-winning poet, lyricist, and educator, whose work explores the intersections of race gender, sexuality, and the “in-betweeness” that exists in us all. ORDER, What Saves Us: Poems of Empathy and Outrage in the Age of Trump (edited by Martín Espada / Northwestern Press). Frohman is based in Philadelphia and New York City. FULL Bio. She is the 2013 Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion, 2013 Hispanic Choice Award and 2012 Leeway Transformation Award recipient.
DENICE FROHMAN PHOTOS . A sought-after speaker and performer, Frohman has been a featured speaker at hundreds of colleges and high schools, numerous nonprofits, and the White House in 2016.
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DENICE FROHMAN is a poet, performer, and educator from New York City. ORDER, The Adroit Journal - "Doña Teresa and The Chicken", The Acentos Review - "& mommy says throw me in the river when I'm dead," "A Queer Girl's Ode to the Piragüero", Split This Rock Poem of the Week, The Quarry - "The Hour Dylann Roof Sat In The Church", Narrative Northeast - "Accents" and "Weapons", "Accents."
All Rights Reserved. A former recipient of a Leeway Transformation Award, she is the 2013 Women of the World Poetry Slam champion and the 2013 Hispanic Choice “Creative Artist of the Year” award winner. This poem is about: Our world. ORDER. / Before the stares tell her she's alien to a country that knows her great grandfather's Mexican hands all too well. Her work has appeared in The BreakBeat Poets: LatiNext, Nepantla: An Anthology for Queer Poets of Color, The New York Times, ESPNW and garnered over 10 million views online.
Thank you! Read "Lady Jordan", Guest on NPR’s Code Switch at The Apollo (Listen Now), Booking Now: Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 (Virtual Events), ©Denice Frohman. A former Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion, she’s featured on national and international stages from The White House to The Apollo, and over 200 colleges and universities. You will receive periodic newsletters via email. Comments.
/ His fingerprints still echo Featured. You will receive periodic newsletters via email. Denice Frohman was born and raised in New York City and earned her MA in education from Drexel University. Designed By: Rashid Zakat. Need to talk? Denice Frohman was born and raised in New York City and earned her MA in education from Drexel University.
A CantoMundo Fellow, she’s received residencies and awards from the National Association of Latino Arts & Cultures, Leeway Foundation, Blue Mountain Center, and Millay Colony.
4: LatiNExT (Haymarket Books).
She co-organized #PoetsforPuertoRico and lives in Philadelphia.
She has appeared on CNN and the ESPN One Nacion TV special. DENICE FROHMAN is a poet, performer, and educator from New York City.A CantoMundo Fellow, she has received fellowships and awards from the National Association of Latino Arts & Cultures, Leeway Foundation, Palm Beach Poetry Festival, Hispanic Choice Award, and is a former Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion. It starts before she gets here.