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