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Samantha Thornhill

A singular voice for a new generation of poets, Trinidadian SAMANTHA THORNHILL has traveled globally and works locally to get the word of poetry into the daily dialogue. She has an M.F.A. from Virginia, teaches poetry to actors at Julliard, and is a poetry producer for Russell Simmons’s YouTube channel, All Def Poetry. She co-founded PUP.

SAMANTHA THORNHILL
Ode to Gentrification

A singular voice for a new generation of poets, Trinidadian Samantha Thornhill has traveled globally and works locally to get the word of poetry into the daily dialogue. She has an M.F.A. from Virginia, teaches poetry to actors at Julliard, and is a poetry producer for Russell Simmons’s YouTube channel, All Def Poetry. She co-founded PUP.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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