2019

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Christopher Johnson

Christopher Johnson

Author of the upcoming play “Invoice for Emotional labor” winner of the 2018 Rhode Island State Council of the Arts Fellowship for playwriting and finalist in the McColl Johnson Fellowship for writing for his play “New and Dangerous Ideas”, present Poet Laureate for the City of Providence Rhode Island, nominated to be the 2016 Rhode Island State poet laureate, 2013 North Beast poetry Slam Champion, 4x, Lizard King, Christopher Johnson is a Providence-based performance artist, poet, educator, and playwright. He uses spoken word poetry, storytelling, dance, and play-writing to humanize the worst aspects of issues like race, incarceration, and mental illness.

1667 Mass Ave
Cambridge, MA 02476
United States