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Hellerstein Lecture: Regie Gibson
Literary performer Regie Gibson has lectured and performed in the U.S., Cuba and Europe. Regie and his work appear in "love jones,” a feature film based on events in his life. He is a former National Poetry Slam Champion, and has been featured on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, On Point, Radio Boston, and other NPR programs. He has served as a consultant for the National Endowment for the Arts and has received both a LAB Grant and the Brother Thomas Fellowship from the Boston Foundation. He is one half of the duo Shakespeare to Hip-Hop: An education and performance vehicle combining Shakespeare scholarship and texts with jazz, blues, pop, funk, hip-hop and country music.