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Event Details


Talkapella Spoken-Word Exhibition

02/28/2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Location: Student Union
Room: Sunbelt Lounge



The Performance Rhetoric & Spoken-Word Society, in conjunction with the A-State Debate & Forensics team, will host a poetry/open mic event Wednesday February 28th from 6pm - 8pm in the Sunbelt Lounge located behind Starbucks on the 2nd floor of the Student Union. The event will feature a small competition for poetry lovers and performance rhetoricians. Each speaker will have 3 minutes to present an original piece in order to be considered for the final round. The final round will be evaluated by 3 judges or "Apollo style” (determined by who receives the most love from the crowd). The final 3 will receive awards. Students can sign up to compete or ask questions on Feb. 22nd & 23rd (Thursday & Friday) or Monday the 26th from 10am-2pm in the Student Union. Sign up will also be available before the event begins on Feb 28th. Contact: mikka.rolle@smail.astate.edu or reagan.williams@smail.astate.edu