Marvin Tate recites his poem My Life to the Present on Def Jam Poetry

Notorious Poet and Soul Man, Marvin Tate has performed widely, including on National Public Radio's This American Life. Def Jam Poetry,

The Heartlands in San Francisco, the Chicago Blues Festival and the Eindehoefen Museum in the Netherlands. 

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SELECT POEMS on The Site of Big Shoulders

PUBLISHED WORKS

Book of poems Schooyard of Broken Dreams by Marvin Tate
Book of Poems, The Amazing Mister Orange, by Marvin Tate