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Al Letson

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Date of Birth August 8, 1972
Age 50 years, 2 months, 7 days
Place of Birth Plainfield
Country United States
Profession Poet
Horoscope Capricorn

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Al Letson net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2021-22! In this article, we will discover how old is Al Letson? Who is Al Letson dating now & how much money does Al Letson have?

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Parents Alfred L Letson Sr., Ruth Linda Letson
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Al Letson Biography

Al Letson is a famous Poet, who was born on August 8, 1972 in United States. Al Letson (born August 8, 1972) is an American poet, playwright, performer, journalist, and radio and podcast host. Since 2013, he’s been the host of Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX. Before that, he created and hosted the show State of the Re:Union, distributed by National Public Radio and PRX . According to Astrologers, Al Letson's zodiac sign is Capricorn.

The first season of State of the Re:Union aired in 2010 and the show continued for six seasons ending due to funding in 2015. State of the Re:Union won 3 consecutive Edward R. Murrow awards, 2 NABJ Awards, 3 NLGJA Awards, and a Peabody in 2015.

In 2007 Letson discovered a radio competition called the Public Radio Talent Quest on a whim. The program, organized by the Public Radio Exchange (PRX) and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) announced the Public Radio Talent Quest, provided an open search for new public radio talent. The five-round competition started with more than 1,400 applicants and was voted on by fans, professionals and celebrity judges. Letson submitted a pilot for State of the Re:Union, and was chosen as one of three winners. From there, Letson’s State of the Re:Union and Glynn Washington’s Snap Judgement Radio were awarded funding by the CPB.

In 2013 Letson hosted pilots of Reveal, a podcast/Public Radio Show from PRX and Center for Investigative Reporting. The first pilot of Reveal received a Peabody and went into full production in 2014. Letson went on to become the full-time host of the program which is currently heard on over 400 public radio stations. In 2016, Letson began hosting his own story Podcast, Errthang Show!

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Letson credits comic books with teaching him how to read and helping him conquer dyslexia. He’s worked on two independent comic books, Imperfect and Planetfall. In 2016 he was chosen by DC Comics to participate in the 2nd DC Comic writer’s workshop. Letson and his cohorts learned to write comics the DC way and were given the opportunity to write for the company. His first story for DC came out in Nov. 2017.

Al Letson Net Worth

Al is one of the richest Poet & listed on most popular Poet. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Al Letson net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Al Letson Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth $1.5 Million
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Source of Income Poet
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House Living in own house.

Letson became a heavy weight in the slam scene performing on stages across the country and on TV including Russell Simmon’s Def Poetry Jam, and CBS’s Final Four Pre-Game Show. In 2000 he won the Atlanta Grand Slam and placed third in the National Poetry Slam competition.

Letson credits comic books with teaching him how to read and helping him conquer dyslexia. He’s worked on two independent comic books, Imperfect and Planetfall. In 2016 he was chosen by DC Comics to participate in the 2nd DC Comic writer’s workshop. Letson and his cohorts learned to write comics the DC way and were given the opportunity to write for the company. His first story for DC came out in Nov. 2017.

On August 27, 2017, Letson intervened to stop a man from being beaten during a protest. During a Berkeley, California “Rally Against Hate” that he was covering, Letson saw five masked protesters beating an unarmed man with sticks. Fearing for the man’s life, Letson used his body as a human shield and encouraged the protesters to discontinue their attacks.

Al Letson Height

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Letson subsequently shifted to playwriting and acting, and in 2001 he produced his first one-man show, Essential Personnel, for the local Jacksonville stage. The show earned him commissions for his work and performances across the country. In 2004 the Baltimore School for the Arts commissioned him to write Chalk, a “poetical” combining stage acting with poetry. Other plays include Griot and Julius X, a retelling of William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar set in Harlem in 1965. His solo show Summer in Sanctuary opened Off-Broadway at the Abingdon Theatre Company in 2011

Who is Al Letson dating?

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Facts & Trivia

Al Ranked on the list of most popular Poet. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Al Letson celebrates birthday on August 8 of every year.

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