Suzi Q. Smith

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Suzi Q.
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Suzi Q. Smith

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Suzi Q. Smith lives with her brilliant daughter in Denver, Colorado. She has worked extensively in the poetry slam arena, working with Slam Nuba, Denver Minor Disturbance Youth Poetry, and Poetry Slam, Inc. While most of her current work in the poetry slam arena is organizational (rather than competitive), she placed as a finalist in the Women of the World Poetry Slam in 2011 and 2013 as well the Individual World Poetry Slam in 2011. Her work has appeared in Union Station Magazine, Suspect Press, La Palabra, Muzzle Magazine, Malpais Review, The Pedestal, The Los Angeles Journal, Denver Syntax, Word is Bond, The Peralta Press, and in the anthologies Diverse-City, His Rib: Anthology of Women, and In Our Own Words. Suzi Q. has also worked extensively as an activist with civil rights organizations, victim advocacy organizations, arts organizations, and more. Currently, Suzi Q. Smith performs poetry throughout the U.S., in addition to leading workshops on writing and performance.

Suzi Q. Smith's Published Work

Suzi's instruction was excellent and she maximized every minute of a short session. I was quite pleased.
Laura Mahal