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Lyrical Sanctuary presents Guante
November 8, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Various Wednesdays | Workshop, Open Mic & Performance
7-7:45pm | Writing Workshop | Inclusive Excellence Center (Union 119)
8-10pm | Open Mic & Performance | Union Fireside Lounge
Free and open to the public
Lyrical Sanctuary is UWM’s monthly open mic night, featuring standout spoken word artists, live music and art, and YOU! Now in its sixteen season, Lyrical Sanctuary is a campus tradition that brings students and community members together to share their passion for poetry and creative self-expression. Prior to each performance, the monthly featured artist leads a creative writing workshop open to anyone willing to put their pen to the page.
His debut release, “A Love Song, A Death Rattle, A Battle Cry” is a mixtape-style exploration of the intersections of art and social justice
Upworthy, Welcome to Night Vale, Everyday Feminism, BBC Radio 6 Music, MSNBC, the Huffington Post
His online work has garnered over ten million views
deconstructs traditional notions of masculinity,
challenges dominant narratives related to race and racism,
tells stories about the different jobs he’s had
For more information, contact: Michaela Murry, Sociocultural Programming: 414-229-3894 / firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Sociocultural Programming.