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Spoken Arts: Writer Sean Thomas Dougherty

By Mary Van Vorst

Buffalo, NY – Sean Thomas Dougherty quit school when he was 17. Today, he's getting his doctorate in Cultural Rhetoric and Composition and teaching at Penn State-Erie. Doughtery has spent his life crossing borders and amid contradictions.

You can hear Dougherty and the group Poetic Voices on Thursday, April 18th at 8 at the Ujima Theatre, sponsored by the Just Buffalo Literary Center.

Click the "listen" link above to hear Mary's conversation with Sean.