Me Today You Tomorrow published January 2006
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40 years of poems in Me Today You Tomorrow just published by Amde Hamilton
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Residency Programs

January 17 - 20

Davidson Union College

Davidson NC

Jan 21-Feb 4

Lucas Theatre for the Arts

Savannah GA

April 9-13

59th Conference on World Affairs

University of Colorado at Boulder

July 1-14

Prince George County Parks and Recreation


Watts Prophets 2006
Feb. 25 - 12 noon

Disney Center

Los Angeles, CA
Feb. 28 - 12 noon
Dept of Water & Power
Los Angeles, CA
May 14
ATP Festival
Camber Sands, England


Appearances by Amde

July 27 AMDE

Xtreme Teens
Bladensburg Comm Ctr
45 57th Ave. Maryland
September 11-12
Spiegel Tent
New York
September 9-16
Residency Program
Bladensburg Comm Ctr
45 57th Ave. Maryland
September 16
Price George Publick Playhouse
September 30
Watts Fire Station #65
Dedication with Watts Prophets words etched in windows and on the new building
October 10 AMDE
Humboldt State Univ.
Communications Dept.
Arcata, CA
October 12 10 a.m.
KOOB Radio interview
Portland, OR
October 19 AMDE
100 Fires Books
Reading & book signing
Manilla, CA
October 21
Author Nights
Palace Theatre
630 S. Broadway
Los Angeles
Oct. 29
Palmdale Playhouse
Palmdale, CA



The newly published book, Me Today You Tomorrow: Journey of a Street Poet, is available now. To contact Amde Hamilton for readings and book signings or interviews, write to the author at
or PO Box 5155, Arcata, CA 95518
or phone Eileen McGee 707-442-8716

To contact the agent for the Watts Prophets, click on the Watts Prophets link above.

The Watts Prophets perform around the world in prestigous art and entertainment venues as well as conduct residency programs with youth at universities and in community neighborhood programs. Their style of performance poetry is unique, full of satire and social commentary. The partial list below of past engagements and collaborations is demonstrative of the Watts Prophets' ongoing mission to strengthen the connnection between communities and the arts.

England Jazz Café, England; Amsterdam Festival, Holland; William Grant Still Art Center, LA; Compton School Career Day, LA; California Library, LA; Ben Harper Tour, worldwide; Reading Rainbow, PBS; Acts Against Violence, PBS; El Camino College Torrance, CA; Chico State University, Chico CA; Watts Summer Festival, Watts CA; CSU Riverside, Riverside CA; McCallum Theater, Palm Desert CA; Quad City Arts Center, Rock Island Ill; Tennessee State University,Tennessee; UCLA; Watts Towers Jazz Festival; Lied Center Theater Lawrence KS; UCSB Multi Cultural Center Santa Barbara CA; Wolf Trap Vienna VA; Bowdoin College, Brunswick ME; Cincinnati Arts Association, Cincinnati OH; J. Paul Getty Center, Los Angeles; Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College NH; University of South Carolina, Columbia SC; Sunset Center, Carmel CA; Texas Tech. Univ. Lubbock TX; East County Performing Arts Center El Cajon; Memphis Arts Council, Memphis TN; East County Performing Arts Center, El Cajon CA; Hip Hop Choir USC Arts Initiative; Fred C. Nelles Correctional Institute; Cal State Northridge; Wilshire Ebell Youth Talent Show

February 2006 collaborative performance with artist David Brady
Book signing, poetry reading and the new American Flags series by artist David Brady.





About Amde Hamiltion readings, performances, interviews, and residencies Contact Amde Hamilton About the Watts Prophets Collectors items