Assembly: Poetry For Thought with Tanya Guerrero and Charmaine Gray
12 – 1 pm, Contemporary Art Gallery
Part of Locally Made’s One Room.
In Assembly, gather for casual meetings of the minds and unexpected happenings curated by local artists and designers. Congregate for poetry readings, sonic performances, movement, projection, and more.
Marlon Carey curates Poetry for Thought from 10/1 - 10/6.
A diverse selection of Rhode Island poets bringing an array of topics, styles and performances. These poets will delight and astound you, bringing intriguing spoken works of art. — Marlon Carey
10/1: Tanya Guerrero & Charmaine Gray
Poetry performance with musical accompaniment and possibly dance. — Tanya Guerrero & Charmaine Gray
Free with museum admission.
Marlon Carey is a Poet Educator Actor Communicator Entertainer. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Creative Writing, which he earned at St. Andrews College in Laurinburg, NC under the watchful eye of Prof. Ronald H. Bayes. Carey has written and taught Poetry and Creative Writing for several years in the New England Area and around the country. Currently, Marlon is a member of the poetry theater ensemble Brother’s Keeper and maintains a musical persona as smart hop artist Inphynit DaGhost.
Charmaine Gray is a performance and visual artist bred in Providence, Rhode Island. She has had her poetry featured at Blue State Coffee and at the Artist’s Exchange in association with Brother’s Keeper. Her pastimes include singing in the shower, singing on the road, and finding shapes in the ceiling.
Tanya Guerrero has been writing poetry since she was 12 years old, afterward she never stopped. She is from Providence, RI and will be a Senior at Rhode Island College. She is majoring in Spanish and Minoring in Theatre. She loves to sing and dance and perform in general. It is an effective way for her to communicate with the world. She loves cake and she loves languages. Her dream is to travel the world and experience how other people live.