May 17

Changing the Script on Fatherhood and Masculinity with Carlos Andrés Gómez


Today on the Dads with Daughters Podcast we spoke with actor, author, and father of two, Carlos Andrés Gómez.  We talk today about his experiences as a father and also about his books Fractures and Man Up: Reimagining Modern Manhood.

Learn more about Carlos on his website.

Carlos Andrés Gómez
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About Carlos Andrés Gómez

Carlos Andrés Gómez is a Colombian American poet, speaker, actor, and equity and inclusion strategist from New York City. He is the author of Fractures, winner of the Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry, Hijito, winner of the Broken River Prize and a #1 SPD bestseller, and the memoir Man Up: Reimagining Modern Manhood, released by Penguin Random House. A star of HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, TV One’s Verses, and Flow, and Spike Lee’s #1 box office movie Inside Man with Denzel Washington, Carlos’ honors include the Sandy Crimmins National Prize for Poetry, Atlanta Review International Poetry Prize, Foreword INDIES Gold Medal, and the International Book Award. A genre-transcending multi-hyphenate, he partnered with John Legend on Senior Orientation, a program to counteract bullying and champion inclusive masculinity among high school students. 

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