L. Lamar Wilson

L. Lamar Wilson, a multi-genre writer and filmmaker invested in documentary poetics, is the author of Sacrilegion _(Carolina Wren Press, 2013), a Thom Gunn Award finalist, and co-author of _Prime: Poetry and Conversation _(Sibling Rivalry Press, 2014), with Phillip B. Williams, Rickey Laurentiis, Saeed Jones, and Darrel Alejandro Holnes., The Gospel Truth, a musical adaptation of Sacrilegion, was performed in Miami and Tallahassee, FL in 2014 and 2017; _The Changing Same, a collaboration with Rada Film Group that airs in PBS’s 2019-2020 season of POV Shorts, won a special jury prize winner at the 2018 New Orleans Film Festival and best documentary at the Sisters of the Diaspora Reel Film Festival. Vinyl nominated the poem at the film's center, “Resurrection Sunday,” for a Pushcart Prize. Learn more about Lamar @ www.llamarwilson.com.


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