Marvin X is the USA's Rumi! The wisdom of Saadi, the ecstasy of Hafiz!--Bob Holman
He's Plato teaching on the streets of Oakland.--Ishmael Reed
A master teacher in many fields of thought: religion, psychology, sociology, anthropology, history, politics, literature and the humanities. He is a needed counselor, for he knows himself on the deepest personal level and he reveals that self to us so that we might be his beneficiaries.
Marvin X will be accompanied by percussionist Tacuma King and trumpet master Earl Davis, also poet
This event is sponsored by The Post Newspaper Group, OCCUR, Laniece Jones & Associates, Joyce Gordon Gallery, Black Bird Press, West Oakland Renaissance Committee/Elders Council, Ralph Scott, Locksmith Co. Proeeds benefit Academy of da Corner, 14th and Broadway, NE corner, downtown Oakland.
Marvin X is now available for readings/lecture/performance. firstname.lastname@example.org;510-200-4164.