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The All-Original Poetry Slam

  • Date: Friday, November 18, 2011
  • Time: 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Location: ArtHaus

DATE: November 18, 2011 TIME: Friday @ 8pm COST: $5/$3 students LOCATION: Decorah Elks Lodge (402 W. Main St.) ArtHaus is pleased to welcome poet GABRIELLE CIVIL as this month's featured artist. Originally from Detroit, Gabrielle earned her PhD in comparative literature from NYU and is now a performance artist, poet, and associate professor of English at the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul. Gabrielle will kick off the evening performing some of her own work, and then it's YOUR turn! Perform two minutes or less of your own poetry in "Original Voices," or compete in the "Slam" (a good-natured contest complete with prizes and Applause-o-Meter). Call ArtHaus to sign up to perform. Recommended for adults, ages 16 and up. Sponsored by Dragonfly Books (Dragonfly Books will host Gabrielle Civil for a booksigning while she's in town! Check local listings for details)

Questions? Contact Benjamin Moore, 563-387-1112

Learn more at http://www.arthausdecorah.org/events-fall-2011