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Poetry Slam

April is National Poetry Month, and in celebration, the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies (CCICS) is excited to host its Third Annual Poetry Slam from 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, April 16 via Zoom.

This event is free and open to the public. Sign up to attend. Prizes will be awarded.

Want to learn more about poetry slams and spoken word? Check out these materials, all available as e-books or online resources through the NEIU Libraries.

Streaming Videos

Ebooks and articles available for download

Additional Resources