Guy LeCharles Gonzalez
Guy LeCharles Gonzalez was born in New York City in the summer of '69 and raised in the Bronx through 1980.
His work can be found in Burning Down the House (Soft Skull Press, 2000) and Selected Squares of Concrete (loudpoet productions, 2003); on the CDs nycSLAMS (reVERB Recordings, 2000) and 5 PAST 13 (louderARTS Project, 2003), both of which he also co-produced. He has also published articles in Poets & Writers Magazine.
He has been a featured performer at SoUPFest (1999), the Austin International Poetry Festival (1999, 2000) and the Connecticut Poetry Festival (2001). He was a member of the 1998 National Poetry Slam Champions (Nuyorican Poets Cafˇ) and served on the Executive Committee of Poetry Slam, Inc. (2001).
He has led workshops, seminars and panel discussions in various forums including High Schools, Colleges, Festivals and conferences.
He was the founder and curator of the acclaimed New York City reading series, a little bit louder, from 1998-2001, and Jan-May 2003.
guy at loudpoet dot com