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Tariq Touré’s New Children’s Book Explains the Meaning of the Black Dollar

West Baltimore native teaches financial literacy in illustrated story, ‘David's Dollar.’

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Poetic Justice

Baltimore City’s Youth Poet Laureate shares original work "What If..."

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Cameo: Edward Doyle-Gillespie

We talk to “The Poet of the Baltimore Police Department”

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Book Reviews: February 2019

The latest from Chris Wilson and Tariq Touré.

Arts & Culture

Writer Tariq Touré Discusses Poetry as Activism

We catch up with the author of 2 Parts Oxygen.

Arts District

Culture Club: Fluid Movement, Surf Music Showcase, and Art/Sound/Now

Our monthly roundup of openings, events, and news from the art world.

Arts District

Culture Club: The Cone Sisters, The Community Project, and the African-American Arts Festival

Our monthly roundup of openings, events, and news from the art world.

Arts District

Culture Club: Mother Earth Poetry and Paying Homage to Martin Luther King Jr. and Edgar Allan Poe

Our monthly roundup of openings, events, and news from the art world.

Arts & Culture

This Is What Activism Looks Like

We take a look at some of the key figures who are shaping both arts and activism in the city.

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: August 2017

The latest from Madison Smartt Bell and Black Ladies Brunch Collective.

Arts & Culture

Louder Than a Bomb

Baltimore’s champion poets are redefining the arts scene—and the national poetry movement.

Arts & Culture

Q&A with Andrew Motion

We talk to the poet laureate and Johns Hopkins University professor about his new life in Baltimore.

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: February 2017

The latest from Kevin Deutsch and Elizabeth Hazen.

Arts District

Towson Teen Honored With National Poetry Award at White House

We chat with 17-year-old Joey Reisberg, a 2016 inductee of the National Student Poet Program.

The Chatter

After Online Petition, Towson High Student Allowed to Perform Poem

School administrators have allowed Marcus Shaw to read police brutality poem at senior talent show.

Arts & Culture

Poetic Justice

As the city’s first Youth Poet Laureate, Derick Ebert uses his voice to discuss race, masculinity, and the future of Baltimore.

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: January 2016

The latest from Wil Haygood, Lia Purpura, and Dr. Daniel Muñoz.

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