Due to limited space, we require advanced registration for Sharp Talk. The event includes a lecture and book signing. Seating is limited.
S. PEARL SHARP www.spearlsharp.com
Published work includes the non-fiction Black Women For Beginners (For Beginners LLC), Uncertain Rituals, an audio book of short fiction, the poetry w/jazz CDs On The Sharp Side and Higher Ground and four volumes of poetry including Typing In The Dark (Harlem River Press). Her essays and commentaries were broadcast on NPR and she's a segment producer with KPFK-FM Pacifica Radio, Los Angeles.
An award-winning independent filmmaker her work includes The Healing Passage/ Voices From The Water, which aired on The Documentary Channel, Life Is A Saxophone, on poet Kamau Daáood, the semi-animated short Picking Tribes and numerous cultural arts documentaries for the City of Los Angeles' CH 35. She enjoyed an acting career, starring in the TV movies Hollow Image (ABC) and Minstrel Man (CBS) and was a top commercial spokesperson. A native of Cleveland, OH, living in Los Angeles, S. Pearl facilitates workshops connecting language and wellness & offers creativity coaching through The Gate Is Open.
Other Links: NPR Black Women For Beginners YouTube - A Sharp Show Channel