Hip-hop poetry open mic session at OSF
Poet Samiya Bashir will host OSF's hip-hop poetry open mic session to be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, April 7, in the Black Swan Theatre on the Oregon Shakespeare Festival campus, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland.
Bashir's books of poetry, “Where the Apple Falls” and “Gospel,” were published by RedBone Press. Bashir is editor of “Best Black Women's Erotica 2” and co-editor of “Role Call: A Generational Anthology of Social & Political Black Literature & Art.” All styles of poetry, music, dance and theater can be shared at the sessions. Admission is free.