Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pmLocation: 1001 Woodward AvenuePrice: Free
An intimate conversation and performance by members of the Michigan State University College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI) team. The MSU CUPSI team will talk the hustle of college life and how they hustled their way to becoming the 9th-ranked college slam team in the world, followed by a powerful performance of the poems that won over the CUPSI crowds in Philadelphia.Date: Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pmLocation: 1001 Woodward AvenuePrice: Free
An evening of live performances by the 2018 Detroit Youth Poetry Slam Team and coach Justin Rogers, and a musical feature by the band La Shaun Phoenix Moore.
La Shaun Phoenix Moore is a Detroit-based vocalist, spoken word artist, activist, event-host, wife, and coach of the 2018 InsideOut Detroit Youth Slam Team. Moore’s work is infused with her love for the city of Detroit, hip-hop,...Date: Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 1:00pm to 8:00pmLocation: 1001 Woodward AvenuePrice: Free
Homage to Detroit II, a performance by Cruz Castillo, defies the dogma of efficacy and productivity by challenging its fundamental truths in terms of permanent creation. Ultimately, any actions, independently of their results being well-made, poorly-made, or not made at all, are equal or equivalent in value, worth, or function. This poetic event aims to become a creative vehicle for...