Margie Shaheed

Margie Shaheed is a community poet, writer, and performance artist. Her work has appeared in Essence, Black Magnolias, Mom Egg Literary Review, and Split This Rock. Chapbooks include Mosaic (NightBallet Press, 2013), Onomatopoeia (NightBallet Press, 2015), Playground (Hidden Charm Press, 2015) and Dream Catcher (NightBallet Press, 2017). She is also the author of Tongue Shakers: Interviews and Narratives on Speaking Mother Tongue in a Multicultural Society (Hamilton Books, 2016).

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