Marcus Amaker is a dad, husband, musician, poet, and graphic designer. He’s Charleston’s first Poet Laureate, and an Academy of American Poets fellow. He’s published eight books, released 34 albums of electronic music and two albums with a Grammy Award winner. He’s also the graphic designer of No Depression, the national roots music journal. His poetry has been recognized by NPR, Button Poetry, American Poets Magazine, The Kennedy Center, and more.
Poetry performance at the Gaillard Center, filmed 10/18/20