James Hershberger, Iconoclast Artists teaching fellow
James Hershberger is a writer, musician, slam poet, actor, and educator who resides in Houston. He has performed all over Texas as well as in Seoul, Beijing, Paris, London, Chicago, San Francisco, and New York City. He represented Houston at the National Poetry Slam in Boston where his team won 2nd place in Group Finals. He is a co-founder of the hip-hop improv theatre group, The Space Rhyme Continuum, which has performed at Trillfest, Fronterrafest, Comedy Sportz Theatre, and the Battle Station Improv Competition which they won in 2017. In addition to his writing and performing, he teaches these disciplines at many schools as well as in homeless shelters and to hospital patients.