Join us for an ASL poetry performance & reading with Eddie Swayze!
Eddie Swayze is an accomplished poet, performing artist, actor, and visual artist, known for his evocative and moving ASL poetry performances. Swayze has exhibited his artwork in numerous galleries and has work in the permanent collection of Gallaudet University. He is an active member of the Dangerous Signs performance troupe and organized the Deaf Meets Def Poetry Jam in Rochester for many years. He will be performing poetry from his most recent collection, "Futuropolis," from Foothills Publishing. He also work in the permanent collections at both Gallaudet University and NTID. Swayze holds Bachelor and Master of Fine Arts degrees from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).