“Immerse yourself into the creative writings of poet Tshombe Sekou in this new collection of selected poems and essays. Witness the struggles and overcoming of a young black man who has traveled the world defining and redefining the realities of freedom.”
NEW ORLEANS , LA, JUN. 28— Poet/author and Service Member Tshombe Sekou of New Orleans, will debut his collection of poems “Freedom As It Happens” in a book signing event hosted at the prominent Community Book Center. This signing will include the opportunity to hear Tshombe read some of his poems as well as receive autographs.
Tshombe Sekou, a creative writer in the genre of poetics has been working toward publication for ten years while serving on active duty abroad in the U.S. Navy. In addition, he is the founder of the highly acclaimed “Freedom Verse Cafe” an online radio broadcast aimed at promoting positive artistic expression, where he has personally interviewed some of the most prolific and historic poets.
An award-winning poet of eight bodies of audio albums, and several published anthological poems, including the poem “tragedy” for Trayvon Martin and victims of violence. The Verbal Jazz collection and the Messenger. Tshombe’s diverse collection of poems has it all and takes readers on an emotional ride. A personal journey that invites you to discover yourself.
4-6pm, Saturday 28 June 2014
2523 Bayou Rd, New Orleans, LA 70119