Spoken Word Artist Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai Performs at Coe College

Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai is a Chicago-born, Brooklyn-based Chinese Taiwanese American spoken word artist who fights for cultural pride and survival through how she spits and how she lives.  As a teenager, Kelly developed a passion for spoken word at the birthplace of the international poetry slam movement, the Uptown Poetry Slam in Chicago.  She also appeared as a series regular on PBS’ “Sneak Previews” and wrote weekly for the Chicago Tribune as a teen movie critic. Visit www.yellowgurl.com for more information.

February 5, 2010 at 8:00 PM

Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA

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