Get published in the Public i:
WHEN: Saturday, April 30th, 7-9:30pm
WHERE:Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center
202 S. Broadway in downtown Urbana
The Public i is pleased to present its final event in the Poetry for the People Series. Over the past six months, the Public i has held a series of workshops hosted by local and national poets. In celebration of April being National Poetry Month, the Public i is publishing a special edition of the April issue with poetry submitted by the public. We are looking for written word in all forms, forms authors of all walks of life. Aaron Ammons, local poet and MC of the widely successful S.P.E.A.K. Cafe, will host. This free event is open to the public. Bring your friends, poetry you’ve written, and work written by others that’s had a powerful influence on your life, to share. Poetry Slam will be aired live on the radio, WRFO 104.5 FM. Food, drink and copies of the Public i will be provided. For more information, check out our Facebook page.
To be published, email your submissions to print[at]ucimc[dot]org by April 20th.