Celebrating National Poetry Month with Shadowboxers Anonymous
Apr 11, 2013
from 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM
|Where||Shirley Recital Hall, Elberson Fine Arts Center|
|Contact Name||Gail Adams|
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Poets Laura Yes Yes and Kim Johnson have been finalists at National and World Poetry Slam competitions, in addition to being nominated for a National Book Award. Yes Yes is a Cave Canem fellow, associate editor of Muzzle magazine, co-founder of Women’s Slam Collective and founder/co-curator of Real Talk Live, a Chicago variety show. Johnson finished in the top 10 at the Individual World Poetry Slam and co-coached the 2009 San Francisco Slam team ranked third in the nation.
Sponsored by the Center for Women Writers and the Office of Cultural Events.
Recommended for a mature audience. Reception follows event.