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Nov 7 2023

Noche de Poetas: Mālama la mente mo: Decolonizing Belleza, Amor, روح

November 7, 2023

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM


Lecture Center B2


803 S. Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60607



Three line-drawn figures of women interwoven with flowers as facial features introduced the noche de poetas program titled decolonizing belleza

Presented by the UIC Latino Cultural Center

Join Mexican Students de Aztlán (MeSA), Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), and Union for Puerto Rican Students (UPRS) with Anakbayan and Indigenous Student Alliance (ISA) this Fall 2023 Semester for an OPEN MIC!

Mālama la mente mo: Decolonizing Belleza, Amor, روح

[English Translation: Take care of your mind: Decolonizing Beauty, Love, and Spirit]

Don’t miss out on the amazingly talented poets as they share their own poetic words on this month’s theme: Decolonizing the Mind

Guiding Questions:

  1. What is the relationship between beauty, love, and spirit, and what does it mean and look like to you?
  2. How do you express love to strengthen both yourself and your community around you?
  3. What does decolonization look like for you and your community?


Leading the night will be our featured poets: Lupita Carrasquillo

When: Thursday, November 2, 2023

Time:  5:30pm - 7pm CST

Where: In-person at the Latino Cultural Center Gallery – Lecture Center B2


For access needs or questions, email or call 312-996-3095. ASL Interpretation services may be available by contacting the LCC 5 business days before the program. All audiences are welcome. 





Date posted

Oct 27, 2023

Date updated

Oct 27, 2023