Carlos Andres Gomez discusses Man Up: Cracking the Code of Modern Manhood ($26.00). Inspired by the award-winning poet and actor’s one-man play, Man Up is a coming-of-age memoir that redefines masculinity for the twenty-first-century male. Man Up is also an agent for positive change, meant to galvanize all men everywhere.
Carlos Andrés Gómez is an award-winning poet, actor, and writer. A former social worker and a former public school teacher, Gomez has performed at over 200 colleges and universities and has toured across North America, Europe, the Caribbean, and Africa. Named Artist of the Year at the 2009 Promoting Outstanding Writers Awards, he is a two-time International Poetry Slam Champion and two-time National Poetry Slam Finalist. He appeared on HBO’s “Russell Simmons Def Poetry Jam” and appeared in Spike Lee’s film Inside Man.
Inspired by the award-winning poet and actor's acclaimed one-man play, a powerful coming-of-age memoir that reimagines masculinity for the twenty-first-century male.