Award-winning spoken word artist Obbie West to speak at Waybur Theater April 27

By Jenn DeHaanApril 13, 2023

The U.S. Army Recruiting Command Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention program is hosting award-winning guest speaker and U.S. Army retiree Obbie West at Waybur Theater Thursday, April 27, 2023, for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
The U.S. Army Recruiting Command Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention program is hosting award-winning guest speaker and U.S. Army retiree Obbie West at Waybur Theater Thursday, April 27, 2023, for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. (Photo Credit: Photo courtesy www.spokenadvocacy.com) VIEW ORIGINAL

FORT KNOX, Ky. – The U.S. Army Recruiting Command Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention program is hosting an award-winning guest speaker Thursday, April 27 for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.

Sexual violence prevention advocate, spoken word artist, and U.S. Army retiree Obbie West will present life depicting poetry on a variety of topics from 1 to 3:45 p.m. at Waybur Theater on Old Ironsides Avenue. Seats can be reserved in the 550-seat capacity theater by contacting Timy Boyland at 502-626-4074 or emailing timothy.d.boyland2.civ@mail.mil.

West, a first place Keith L. Ware Communications Award winner, travels the world promoting awareness through training and education throughout the U.S. military, universities and communities at large.