Poetry

Total 25 Posts

Amanda Gorman releases new poem in the wake of Uvalde massacre

Amanda Gorman tackles school shootings and gun control in her latest poem, as the US reels from two mass shootings in a 10-day span.

Fr Joseph A. Brown, SJ being honored this weekend at Sankofa symposium in Illinois

A Black priest and scholar of African-American culture is being feted with a 3-day symposium and endowed scholarship honoring his multifaceted ministerial and teaching career.

Cometh Ol' Black (poem from 'Black Nouns')

Excerpt from a new self-published poetry book by Black Catholic educator Jenario D. Morgan of South Bend, Indiana.

Catholic Mobilizing Network holding poetry contest for young adults against capital punishment

A new poetry competition will award $1000 to a young adult Catholic expressing their opposition to the death penalty in verse. Deadline May 31st.

Interview: Fr Anthony "Amde" Hamilton, Creole poet and rap founder turned Oriental Orthodox priest

A sit-down with one of the first rappers in history, a Catholic-raised Creole with strong Louisiana roots and a bone to pick with the powers that be.

Black Catholic named new Philadelphia Poet Laureate

An award-winning poet and professor in the City of Brotherly Love has received a high honor from the city for her artistic achievement.

Pair of Black Catholic rappers jointly release new EP 'Catacomb Muzik'

A new release from John Levi and RabelzTheMC is kicking off a new Black Catholic rap album series.
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