Student Maurice Decaul reads his poem "Shush" for Newsweek Online

Student Maurice Decaul reads his poem "Shush" for Newsweek Online

Student Maurice Decaul reads his poem "Shush" for Newsweek Online

November 15, 2010

Maurice Decaul reads his poetry for Newsweek Online.

Student Maurice Decaul, who served in Nasiriyah, Iraq in 2003 as a sergeant in the U.S. Marines, reads his poem "Shush" for Newsweek Online as part of Warrior Dreams, a post featuring veterans who are part of Holding It Down: The Veterans' Dreams Project. A history major, Decaul has written pieces for The New York Times and other publications.

Watch the Newsweek video: http://www.newsweek.com/video/2010/11/09/warrior-dreams-maurice-decaul-reads-shush.html

Holding It Down: The Veterans' Dreams Project is a new performance piece featuring original poetry and music. It will debut at Harlem Stage in New York City in early 2011.