Say it Loud!
Date(s) - Thursday, November 12, 2015
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center
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 LAST Noche de Poetas (Poetry Night) of the Fall 2015 semester.
Don’t miss out on the amazing talented poets as they share their own poetic words on this month’s theme, “Reclaiming Our Voices ”
Leading the night will be our featured poet Rowida Zaatar.
- What methods and strategies do you use to reclaim your voice?
- How can our collective struggles change our society?
Rowida Zaatar is a Palestinian-American and sophomore at UIC. Rowida advocates for women’s rights in Palestine through the power of poetry, and uses her identity as a Palestinian Muslim woman to empower others and challenge stereotypes.
Poster: Say it Loud! [PDF]
All audiences are welcome to join us at this event. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting us.
Name: Edith Tovar
Phone: (312) 996-3095
UIC Latino Cultural Center