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Ken Arkind

Executive Director, Denver Minor Disturbance Poetry Project

Ken Arkind is a National Poetry Slam Champion, Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam Champion and full time touring artist who has performed his work in almost all of the Lower 48 states, Hawaii, Canada and at over 200 colleges and universities. With Panama Soweto he is one half of The Dynamic Duo, the nations most highly sought-after Spoken Word act. He has been featured in the documentaries SPIT!, Slamplanet, as well as Open Door Poetry series alongside former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins.

Past Events

Sunday, Oct 9 2011

4 PM

Perhaps the most characteristic to the definition of poetry is its unwillingness to truly be defined. Acclaimed poets and writers explore the... read more
2 hours | Talk | Poetry Foundation

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