News__ The Other Side of Paradise

April 14, 2009 | By

Staceyann Chin is a Jamaican raised, now New York based author and artist. Well known for her poetry, political activism,  one woman Off Broadway shows, Chin, is most famous for co-writing and performing in the Tony nominated, Russell Simmons Def Poetry Jam On Broadway. Chin’s memoir, The Other Side of Paradise, drops today and Russel (yes, we're on a first name basis) describes the book as “Liberating, beautiful and life affirming.”

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