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Gender MALE
Industry Student
Location Chicago, Illinois, United States
Introduction Nate Marshall is the star of the award winning full-length documentary “Louder Than A Bomb” and has been featured on HBO’s “Brave New Voices. He is from the South Side of Chicago and currently is a junior at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN where he studies English and African American Studies. His work has appeared in The Spoken Word Revolution: Redux, The Vanderbilt Review, on Chicago Public Radio and in many other publications. He was a 2010 finalist for the Guild Complex’s Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Award. He is also a rapper who has released two albums with the group Daily Lyrical Product and recently released his first solo EP, “The Langston Huge Project.” "Unconditional Like" is his second chapbook of poetry.
Interests Hip-Hop, Poetry, God, Family, African-American Studies, Spoken Word, Youth Development, Academics, Women, English, and various other things...
Favorite Movies Classic Spike Lee
Favorite Music Mikkey Halsted, The Audians, many more...
Favorite Books The Alchemist, Trails, The Autobiography of Malcolm X, 1984, Animal Farm, Anthem, Brave New World, Native Son, The Dead Emcee Scrolls, Black Poets, Langston Hughes Anthology, The Good Earth, Never Drank the Koolaid, The Color Purple, The Godfather, Invisible Man, Can't Stop Won't Stop, Drown, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, The End of the Jews, Slingshots (a hip-hop poetica), Everyday People, Rise, Macnolia, Quantum Lyrics, Down These Mean Streets, Dreams From My Father, The Fire Next Time, Angry Black White Boy, White Boy Shuffle