LATASHA NEVADA DIGGS
Writer and vocalist, Latasha N. Nevada Diggs explores sound through a myriad of macaronic verse, language and post human vocal processing. She has worked with many creative beings and her literary and sound works have been published and recorded in projects ranging from Asian fetishes to Euro-House.A fellow of the Cave Canem Workshop for African American Poets, she has received done residencies at is a Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center, and Caldera Arts Space. She has also recieved scholarships and grants from Naropa Writing Institute and the New York Foundation for the Arts. She is the author of two chap-books, Ichi-Ban: from the files of negríta muñeca linda and Ni-ban: Villa Misería and the producer and writer for the
experimental audio project, Televisíon.
Lead electronic vocalist for the Zappa-esque jam band, Yohimbe Brothers, fronted by Vernon Reid and DJ Logic and The Beat Kids, Latasha lives in Harlem.
Participation in CCi Events :
- Non Sequitur 2004 summer festival at The Flea Theater
- Serial Underground 2005 at Cornelia Street Café
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Last Update 03/15/2007