Quote: “Valentina, every time I do this poem it’s a prayer that you’re still listening; that you’re still somewhere.” — Julian Randall
One Accolade: Placed 9th in the country as part of Swarthmore College’s 2nd CUPSI team
Julian Randall is a performance poet, Educator, and Arts Education advocate. Randall, a Chicago native, has been pursuing a career in poetry since 2011. In the time since his work has shared the stage with Andrea Gibson, Phil Kaye, and Denice Frohman. A member of Swarthmore College’s 2nd CUPSI team he and four other teammates placed 9th in the country. His work documents his journey through the world exploring concepts of social justice, Blackness, Latinidad, Masculinity, Love and the search for Home. His upcoming chapbook, On The Way Here, will be released in October 2014.