Gabriel Cortez

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Gabriel Cortez
Lead Artist
gcortez@youthspeaks.org
415.255.9035 ext. 15

Gabriel Cortez

Gabriel Cortez is an afro-panamanian american spoken word poet and teaching artist. His poetry has been featured on Upworthy and the Huffington Post and performed live in front of thousands in venues such as UC Berkeley’s Zellerbach Hall, the Nourse Auditorium, and the Oracle Arena. He is a co-founder of Write Home, a project working to challenge public perceptions of homelessness and shift critical resources to local homeless youth through spoken word poetry. Gabriel is also a 2014 grant recipient from the National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures. For more on Gabriel, visit www.GabrielMCortez.com

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