Stephen Gros is a poet, spoken word performer,
artist, and event producer from Texas. Stephen is a founding member of
several Houston literary groups including Panhandler Publishing and the
Art Institute of Houston’s Poetry Club. He is also a founding member,
host and organizer of the annual Word Around Town Tour (since
2006), FabriFaction 2012: A FotoFest
Special Event (an ekphrastic showcase), he is the co-director of KerouacFest and was the curator and host of the popular ThoughtCrime Poetry Showcase.
has performed all over Texas, has toured Jamaica, and New York City and his work has appeared
in several journals and anthologies including The Bayou Review, The
Beatest State In The Union: An Anthology of Beat Texas Writers and The
Austin International Poetry Festival Anthology, Di-Verse'-City.