Venus Jones on KKUP


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Venus Jones earned her MFA in poetry from Mills College, she’s an accomplished actress and her short play “Race & War: an awkward conversation” won the Ardella Mills Prize for creative non-fiction and was a featured play at the 2015 Tampa Bay Theatre Festival. Her poems have been published in Poet Lore, UK’s X Magazine, SpokenVizions and anthologies including, How I Freed My Soul, A Time to Rhyme and A Generation Defining Itself. Her latest book “Lyrics for Langston” was endorsed by the Langston Hughes Family museum and she’s the author of “She Rose: on a journey from girl to Goddess”. She values authenticity, diversity and truth which makes her absolutely perfect for this show! Welcome Venus Jones.

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