Mahogany is 2016's recipient of the SWACC! Focus Fellowship at AIR Serenbe. This award residency supports a spoken word artist with a commitment to community and collaboration. Sarah, an alumni of AIR Serenbe and now a member of our National Advisory Council, will collaborate with Mahogany for a week of this residency. During this time, for one very special night, they will perform together, sharing their talents and voices with a lucky audience at Serenbe.
Sarah Kay received a Master's degree in the Art of Teaching Secondary English. She co-founded Project V.O.I.C.E. in high school and became the youngest poet to compete at the National Poetry Slam in 2006. An education advocate and keynote speaker for educational organizations such as NAIS, ECIS, AISA, NBTA, and IBO, Kay continues to perform her spoken word poetry to a wide array of audiences spanning several continents. Take a look at Sarah's latest news and projects here: http://www.kaysarahsera.com/
Mahogany L. Browne is AIR Serenbe’s 2016 recipient of The SWACC! Focus Fellowship. This Fellowship is awarded to a spoken word artist with a commitment to community and collaboration. The Cave Canem and Poets House alum is the author of several books, and bridges the gap between lyrical poets and literary emcee. See Mahogany's news and videos here: http://mahoganybrowne.tumblr.com/
Focus Fellowship information: http://goo.gl/oYHL8L