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Noche de Poetas: Stand Up! - Go Beyond the Streets

September 14, 2017


5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join Mexican Students de Aztlán (MeSA), Students for the Advancement of Freedom, Equality and Human Rights (SAFEHR), Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), and Union for Puerto Rican Students (UPRS) for the first Noche de Poetas (Poetry Night) of the fall semester.
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OPEN MIC!
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Don't miss out on the amazing talented poets as they share their own poetic words on this month's theme, “Messages of Support and Solidarity”.
Leading the night will be our featured poet: Magdalena Garcia
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How can we support those that have been affected by the Trump administration so far?
What are the steps that an ally can take to actively demonstrate their solidarity?
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Magdalena Garcia, a Mexican born and raised in the small town of Kankakee, IL. Magdalena is the daughter of an immigrant family that always emphasized the power of storytelling. She is a sophomore majoring in Latin America/Latinx studies and hopes to work with womxn and children in the immigrant community.
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When: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Where: Latino Cultural Center - Lecture Center B
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FREE refreshments and admission
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For more info, please call 312-996-3095.
All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting the number above.

Location

B2 LCB Lecture Center B

Fee

FREE

Audience

General public

Website

latinocultural.uic.edu/lcc/upcoming-public-program . . .

Contact

lcc@uic.edu
3129963095

Category

Cultural Events/Special Campus Events/Student Organizations/Other

Last updated

09-07-2017

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