Clips and Samples




Silencer nominated for an NAACP Image Award

"What We're Reading Now,"

"All of Us: Marcus Wicker on comedy, Wu-Tang, and all that influences his poetry," Poetry Foundation

"Must-Read Poetry: September 2017," The Millions

"The Punch Like a Kiss on the Collarbone: An Interview with Marcus Wicker by Cate Lycurgus"
32 Poems

"Written sound: Cutting-edge poet launches program with Franklin College."
Interview with Daily Journal

"So You Wanna Win a Book Prize?"
Interview with Prarie Schooner

Interview with The Adroit Journal
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"The Whispered Language of Secrets and Fears: Ten Poems for People Who Hate Poetry"
Maybe the Saddest Thing recommendation from The Millions

Love Letters to Kenny G, Dave Chappelle, and RuPaul
Read this review from Slate

Ann Arbor native Marcus Wicker receives accolades for debut poetry collection
Read this article from The Ann Arbor News

NAACP Image Award Nomination
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"Book Talk with Kory French," BreakThru Radio Podcast

Marcus Wicker reads "Conjecture on the Stained Glass Image of White Christ at Ebenezer Baptist Church"
The Poetry Foundation

More Poetry in the Aftermath
The Poetry Foundation

2016 Audio Contest Winner in Poetry: Marcus Wicker
The Missouri Review

Pygmalion Festival Feature Reading Excerpt 

Ars Poetica Battle Rhyme for Sucker Emcees