Time: 12:00 Noon
Real Life Poets, Inc. and Aura (UAB’s Literary Arts Review) present The Spoken Truth Poetry Festival on April 15, 2017, from 12-8 p.m. This festival includes 3 workshops, and a high school and college poetry competition. Workshops begin at 12 p.m. and last until 3 p.m.
Topics include: Art and Activism, How to Become A Published Author, and the Art of Performance Poetry. Twenty students will be selected to be compete in the poetry slam: 10 high schoolers from 3-4:30 p.m. and 10 college students from 5-6:30 p.m. There will also be a featured poetry show from 6:45-8 p.m.
UAB Hill Student Center
1400 University Boulevard
Birmingham, AL 35233
Visit www.uab.edu/studentmedia to register to attend the workshops, or to enter the poetry slam. Come speak your truth with us!