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Patrick Washington

PATRICK WASHINGTON — aka Black Picasso, is regarded by many as one of the country's premier performance poets. Patrick represents classic poetry for the hip-hop generation. Forged in Washington DC's now legendary U Street poetry scene, Patrick consistently proves himself a master of genre fusion. As part of The American Poetry Museum, he conducts interactive workshops, spreading his love for the spoken, written & the rhythmic word. As a teaching artist for Words Beats & Life, he utilizes his knowledge & love of hip-hop culture to connect young people to their communities. Patrick...

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