Participant Year 4

Karma Mayet

Brooklyn, NY

Multidisciplinary performer and writer Karma Mayet has worked with directors including Robert Wilson and Bill T. Jones, and musicians including Martha Redbone, Burnt Sugar, Toshi Reagon, Lizz Wright, Vernon Reid, Meshell Ndegeocello, and The Roots.  She is composer/librettist of Indigo, a Blues opera.  Her poems have appeared in Nocturnes (re)view of the literary arts, Cave Canem’s Gathering, and elsewhere.  Karma is currently a member of the cast of Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower, the opera. Her newest play, Race Card, was deemed ‘powerful, political theater’ by the New York Times.

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