Ashanti Marshall is creating literary art and archive
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My name is Ashanti Marshall and I’m a literary cultural worker living in Chicago, IL. My preferred pronouns are she/they. This Patreon page serves as a medium to collect sustainable income through the solidarity of my community and fans/supporters of A Note to Zami. 

A Note to Zami was born out of my practice of annotating literature and wanting to share what and how I was learning about myself from Barbara Smith, Cheryl Clarke, Alexis De Veaux, Alexis Pauline Gumbs. These women sharing themselves gave me the courage to find my voice on paper and share it with the world. I compile new understandings into very specific yet organic pieces of writing that stem from a receptive stream of conscious. 

As a cultural worker, my greatest source of information (besides books) are people. Funds raised would cover professional development for myself such as attending conferences, transportation, food and lodging. My goal to enrich and enliven the reach of anotetozami.com is to begin producing an intimate interview series with our book authors, writers and literary tastemakers.

In formation,
Shanti
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The Cheryl
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Similar to a "love offering", this reward ($1 or more) is perfect for patrons who are interested in helping, but do not have the capacity to give much. The accompanying incentive is a handwritten haiku on ornate stationary on a monthly basis.
The June
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Similar to a "sneak peek", this reward allows patrons to view footage of myself at work and access to a handwritten haiku on ornate stationary that corresponds to the work (emotional, spiritual, physical) done on a monthly basis.
The Barbara
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Similar to a producer's credit, this reward comes with being recognized as a member of the A Note to Zami production team, receiving special acknowledgment in videos, a monthly private video discussing my artistic projects and processes, footage of myself at work, and access to a handwritten haiku and letter on a monthly basis.
The Audre
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Similar to a "backstage pass", this reward allows patrons to view work and projects in fruition and access to both handwritten haiku and a letter documenting how your contribution furthers the success of the campaign on a monthly basis.
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As a cultural worker, my greatest source of information (besides books) are people. Funds raised would cover professional development for myself such as attending conferences, transportation, food and lodging over the course of three months. My goal to enrich and enliven the reach of anotetozami.com is to begin producing an intimate interview series with our book authors, writers and literary tastemakers.
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Hello, possible patron!

My name is Ashanti Marshall and I’m a literary cultural worker living in Chicago, IL. My preferred pronouns are she/they. This Patreon page serves as a medium to collect sustainable income through the solidarity of my community and fans/supporters of A Note to Zami. 

A Note to Zami was born out of my practice of annotating literature and wanting to share what and how I was learning about myself from Barbara Smith, Cheryl Clarke, Alexis De Veaux, Alexis Pauline Gumbs. These women sharing themselves gave me the courage to find my voice on paper and share it with the world. I compile new understandings into very specific yet organic pieces of writing that stem from a receptive stream of conscious. 

As a cultural worker, my greatest source of information (besides books) are people. Funds raised would cover professional development for myself such as attending conferences, transportation, food and lodging. My goal to enrich and enliven the reach of anotetozami.com is to begin producing an intimate interview series with our book authors, writers and literary tastemakers.

In formation,
Shanti

Recent posts by Ashanti Marshall

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The Cheryl
$1 or more per month 0 patrons
Similar to a "love offering", this reward ($1 or more) is perfect for patrons who are interested in helping, but do not have the capacity to give much. The accompanying incentive is a handwritten haiku on ornate stationary on a monthly basis.
The June
$20 or more per month 0 patrons
Similar to a "sneak peek", this reward allows patrons to view footage of myself at work and access to a handwritten haiku on ornate stationary that corresponds to the work (emotional, spiritual, physical) done on a monthly basis.
The Barbara
$50 or more per month 0 patrons
Similar to a producer's credit, this reward comes with being recognized as a member of the A Note to Zami production team, receiving special acknowledgment in videos, a monthly private video discussing my artistic projects and processes, footage of myself at work, and access to a handwritten haiku and letter on a monthly basis.
The Audre
$50 or more per month 0 patrons
Similar to a "backstage pass", this reward allows patrons to view work and projects in fruition and access to both handwritten haiku and a letter documenting how your contribution furthers the success of the campaign on a monthly basis.