Submission deadline TONIGHT! International Women’s Day Poetry and Performance Contest!

 

“WORDS ABOUT WOMEN MATTER”

POETRY AND SPOKEN WORD CONTEST

 

Open to all UCLA Students, Staff, and Faculty

 

25 selected contestants will each have up to 5 minutes to perform original poetry or spoken word, tell a personal story, do a comedy routine, or sing an original song that relates
to the theme of “women of the world — learning, laughing, resisting, renewing.

 

Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Time: 6-8:30 PM

Location:Kerckhoff Art
Gallery, UCLA

 

This event is open to the UCLA Community, as well as family and friends. Suggested entrance fee is $10, which includes dinner and entertainment. The audience will select the winners.

 

Awards: Cash prizes! First place: $75. Second and Third places: $50. All contestants will
also designate an international women’s organization to share in the door proceeds.

 

Deadline: to enter, submit the attached form by email to Chiao-Wen
Lan (chiaowen@ucla.edu) by March 2 at 11:59 PM. Contestants selected to participate will be notified by March 6 at 6 PM. Only submission per person.

 

Sponsored by: Bixby Center on Population and Reproductive Health, Center for the Study
of Women, UCLA International Institute, Reproductive Health Interest Group, Art & Global Health Center, and the Word on Wednesday