R. VINCENT MONIZ, JR., writer, Minneapolis, Minnesota, will travel to Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Belcourt, North Dakota to attend the Turtle Mountain Writing Workshop and Retreat and the Returning of the Gift Native American Writers Conference. Moniz’s goals are to hone his writing skills in poetry, poetic monologue, and spoken word performance. These workshops and conferences offer an opportunity to strengthen his skills and expand his knowledge.
About R. Vincent Moniz, Jr.
An enrolled member of the Mandan Hidatsa Arikara Nation of Fort Berthold North Dakota, R. Vincent Moniz Jr. (NuEta) is an emerging voice hailing from the Philips neighborhood of south Minneapolis. Vincent has been a part of the Twin Cities artistic community for over two decades as an actor, but has only shared his poetry a handful of times. Most recently he performed as part of Equilibrium: Spoken Word at the Loft and will be performing throughout the cities. City Pages says Moniz "blends humor with social commentary", so don't miss a chance to see this poet blend and bend this unique style of poetry.