Ayvaunn Penn: You Can’t be “Black Like Me” So Don’t Even Try

In this video, amazing spoken word artist Ayvaunn Penn performs the poem “Black Like Me” by Crystal Jenene Carter.  Crystal is out of Oklahoma and wrote this poem over 10 years ago.  She and other spoken words artists submit their work to be performed by Ayvaunn at Your Black Poets.  Visit the site to submit work of your own.

To watch the performance, please click here or click the image below.