Kathy Z Price

Kathy Z Price

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Meet the Author: The Write Life

Award-Winning Author and Motivational Speaker in "The Write Life",
Ms Price offers inspiration & insights to empower and actualize Success.

Fee Range: Available upon request
Travels from New York City, NY (US)

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Kathy Z Price
KATHY PRICE - Motivational Speaker

MEET THE AUTHOR

Meet the Author: The Write Life

Award-Winning Author and Motivational Speaker in "The Write Life",
Ms Price offers inspiration & insights to empower and actualize Success.

Fee Range: Available upon request
Travels from New York City, NY

Kathy Z Price - Motivational Speaker

Kathy Z Price

MEET THE AUTHOR

Meet the Author: The Write Life

Award-Winning Author and Motivational Speaker in "The Write Life",
Ms Price offers inspiration & insights to empower and actualize Success.

Fee Range: Available upon request
Travels from: New York City, NY

For more information about booking Kathy Z Price,
Visit http://www.speakermatch.com/profile/kathyprice/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Biography

   

The Grapevine!

Kathy Z. Price is the author of The Bourbon Street Musicians, Clarion/Houghton Mifflin 2002, which received a starred review from ALA Booklist, an National Council of Teacher Notable Book Award, a New York Times Book Review and is included in Best Children’s Books of the Year, by Bank Street College. She is 2014,2015,2016 Cave Canem Poetry Fellow.. Her poetry is included in Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poet’s Café, African Voices, The World, Cayenne, and Longshot. She’s a performance poet who has performed her work at Lincoln Center, St Marks Poetry Project,  The Whitney Museum as well as performances in Central America and Europe. Poet and musician Kathy Z. Price made her debut in the children's-book field in 2002 with the publication of The Bourbon Street Musicians. Based on the traditional folk tale "The Bremen Town Musicians," Price's story entertains listeners with a lyrical text that swings with the music of New Orleans jazz.  Along with its jazzy pace, Price's tale is enhanced by her poetic style.

Kathy Price is also the editor of Issue 11, A Gathering of the Tribes, featuring, notables such as Sapphire, Bill T.Jones , legendary Faith Ringgold,and jazz violinist, Regina Carter, and noted by Toni Morrison as a "beautiful issue".Ms Price is the recipient of a 2005 NYFA Fellowship in Poetry. She has received  literary residency awards  with Province Fine Arts Work Center, Squaw Vally Community of Writers, Hall Farm Arts Education and Wildacres, and Cave Canem.

 


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