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June 4, 2014 – 9:04 am |

Award winning writer, activist, and educator Ed Garnes, founder of From Afros To Shelltoes & Sweet Tea Ethics, is featured on Episode 16 of Dr. Regina Bradley’s Outkasted Conversations?, a critically acclaimed dialogue series dedicated to thinking about the cultural and academic implications of the hip hop group Outkast.

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Ed Garnes Pitch And Toss Yet Anotha Tribute Poem

January 17, 2012 – 10:27 pm |

Award winning writer Ed Garnes pays yet another poetic tribute.

When Low Self Esteem Meets Open Mics

December 8, 2010 – 2:58 pm |

Another Ed Garnes Jr. joint!!

Blue Aint The Only Color Of Jazz Ode To Richard Pryor

July 21, 2010 – 11:44 am |

In a touching tribute to Richard Pryor, award winning writer Ed Garnes praises the genius who served as a life long inspiration.

Her Blues Wasn’t Blue Enough

April 7, 2009 – 12:53 pm |

Award winning writer Ed Garnes discusses self esteem/ black women in this latest excerpt from his highly anticipated poetry collection Like Sweet Tea On A Hot Summer Day.

Jesus Two Way

March 6, 2009 – 10:19 am |

Award winning writer Ed Garnes slaps fools upside the head with another joint from his book Like Sweet Tea On A Hot Summer Day.

Like A Slave On Freedom Morning

February 16, 2009 – 9:09 am |

I wrote this piece when I left the plantation (my 9 to 5) at a college who slept on my genius. Don’t be a slave to your job…get your dreams out of layaway…find your FREEDOM MORNING!! I dedicate this poem to my homie Jessica Care Moore, a friend, poet, mother, and warrior who does not have to walk alone (WE GOT U)…

Mad At God: A Poetic Attempt At Healing

January 11, 2009 – 12:30 pm |
Mad At God: A Poetic Attempt At Healing

On what would have been Everett Garnes’ B Day, his brother heals from his passing the best way he knows how…ART!!!!

What We Need Now Is Not Another Blues Poem

January 8, 2009 – 2:20 pm |

In a poignant poem, Ed Garnes responds to the death of Oscar Grant, a recent victim of police brutality.

Ed Garnes Tribute To Jazz Legend Freddie Hubbard

January 5, 2009 – 10:31 am |

Before Street Lights Call Us Home
(A Tribute to Jazz Legend Freddie Hubbard)

By Edward M. Garnes, Jr.

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