Love Life

Kurtis Lamkin

Kurtis Lamkin is a poet who plays the Kora, a beautiful West African instrument. He has performed at the Apollo Theater, Lincoln Center, Town Hall Theater on Broadway, the Dodge Poetry Festival, Spoleto, and many other venues around the US. His latest recording, “Love Life,” is available at

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El Shabazz - "Rosa Rose "(press album cover to play)

Queen of Carolina - "Man Burnin" (press album cover to play)

Magic Yams - "Good Hands" (press album cover to play)




Peace Gods


Following the gods of Peace

the way is well lit:

get everybody's child

everything they need


be way too busy

for war.







Quilts, Catherine Lamkin, Kebe`, Kurtis, Kora


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