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Scratch the Page Poetry Workshop and Open Mic

February 15, 2020 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

YOUTH POETRY
Scratch the Page Poetry Workshop and Open Mic
Saturday, February 15, 12:30-4pm
Free for all teens

Experience the power of poetry through Scratch the Page, InsideOut’sVisiting Writers series, which offers Metro Detroit youth an opportunity to meet nationally recognized poets through a writing workshop. Hosted in partnership with MOCAD, this free workshop is open to all teens, and lunch is provided. A youth-hosted, teens-only open mic will follow the workshop, allowing young writers to touch the stage with their original poetry. The show concludes with a performance by this month’s outstanding Visiting Writer, Jericho Brown. The general public is invited to join the audience for the open mic and performance, beginning at 3 pm.
For more information regarding this and other Scratch the Page events, contact City-Wide Poets Coordinator, Justin Rogers at 313.577.4601 or justin@insideoutdetroit.org

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Date:
February 15, 2020
Time:
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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