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Pride Week Poetry Slam

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Join the Office of LGBTQIA Education & Engagement for the Pride Week Poetry Slam. Participants will have the opportunity to workshop their piece(s) on Tuesday, October 6 with guest artist and emcee Regie Cabico.

The Slam will consist of rounds of competition, preliminary and finals, that will take place on October 7 at 8:00 p.m.

Guest Artist and Emcee:

Regie Cabico

Regie Cabico (he/him/his), B.A., is one of the country's leading innovators and pioneers of The Poetry Slam having won 3 National Top Prizes including the Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam. He produces Capturing Fire: An International Queer Poetry Slam. He participated in the 2019 Asian American Literature Festival hosted by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center.


All students and community members are welcome to participate in the Slam. In-person and virtual opportunities to participant are available. To register, complete the following steps by Wednesday, October 7, 5:00 p.m.:

Once the Office processes your registration, we will notify you by email. 


This year's Slam will be streamed live via Zoom. Come back soon for more information on how to attend!



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