Born in Camden, “Professor” Sean Battle is, as he likes to say, “the combination of an ambitious mother and pro wrestling antics.” Battle is the founder and chief executive officer of EvoluCulture Arts Entertainment. Alongside Kween Moore, he hosts EvoluCulture’s flagship show, Evolution Dopen Mic. As a student at Rutgers University, he was president of the Verbal Mayhem Poetry Collective. He is currently a teaching fellow in Harlem, New York. Battle has self-published two poetry collections: PROFESS (2018) and THE FOREST OF BRICKS (2015). His poems can also be found in journals such as The Legendary, RADIUS, FreezeRay Poetry, and more. He has performed at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the Dodge Poetry Festival, and the Lincoln Park Music Festival.