About the Artist
Justin Rogers is a Black poet, educator, coach, and editor from Detroit, Michigan. Rogers is an advocate for literacy among inner-city youth, and the amplification of Black voices. With InsideOut Literary Arts, Rogers coordinates after school intensive-creative-writing programing and coaches youth teams at regional and national competition. His work is published or forthcoming in Tinderbox, Mobius Magazine, Apiary Magazine, 3 Elements Review, Skip-Fiction, Gramma Press and Public Pool. Rogers is the winner of the inaugural Chapbook Contest at Black Napkin Press for his manuscript ‘Black, Matilda’ and will release this collection with Glass Poetry Press in 2019. With literary magazines, Rogers has been a reader and editor in chief with multiple journals and continues to read with journals for various annual poetry contests.
Rogers actively performs his work nationally, and is available for booking. Rogers has been found performing in venues and cities such as...
Grand Rapids, MI
San Francisco, CA
Detroit Main Library
Grand Valley State University
Max Fisher Theatre
Michigan State Universtiy
San Francisco Opera House
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
University of Michigan Dearborn
Wayne State University
Rogers is an EXTRAORDINARY fit for...
General features, workshops, themed shows, Collegiate engagements, secondary education spaces, & conferences
Black & Urban experience, Pop Culture, Nostalgia, Coming of Age, Religion & Spirituality, Mental Health, & Joy
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