Christopher D. Sims a.k.a. UniverSouLove is an internationally known poet, spoken word artist, performer, and recording artist. Born and raised in Rockford, IL, Christopher has become a seasoned writer and artist since he delved into the poetry and spoken word realm in the late 90s.
Sidewalk Cafe, formerly of Memphis, TN, is where he first recited as a spoken word poet. Christopher later became a regular at Precious Cargo in Memphis, TN where he began to hone his speaking gift. Since then he made an appearance in Tennessee to perform at the Memphis Black Writers Conference & Film Festival.
Christopher D. Sims has been featured as a spoken word artist in Washington, DC, Toronto, Canada, ON, Memphis, TN, Chicago, IL, New York City, Louisville, KY,
DeKalb, IL, Chicago, IL, and various other places. Christopher is one of the country’s premier poets and spoken word artists, which has led him to become an extraordinary community organizer and human rights activist.
Most recently, he was a featured poet at the Natural Land Institute’s first Nature Poetry Party. His latest book of poetry is entitled Modern Movements and Revolutions: Poems for Every Day America.
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