Parts of the Program will include:
Painters and Poets: A combination of painting and poetry.
Poetry In Motion: Combo of modern dance and poetry.
This Is my Soul: A variety of arts including monologues, singing, and other forms of poetry.
The purpose of the event is to uplift and encourage students of all backgrounds beyond academics. Poetry is an outlet, a verbal and oral root to the mind. This event can help students as an outlet to those roots and their poetry.
Featuring the Neo Minds Poetry Collection:
Dana "Selah" Elam
J.G. the Juggernaut
Chantay "Legacy" Leonard
Alicia "Bad Mamma Jamma" Martin
Hosted by Amanda Diva who has been featured on Russell Simmons Def Poetry Jam, Sirius Satellite Radio, "Breakfast with the Diva" and MTV2 TV personality.
This event is free funded by Diversity and Inclusion Office and Student Activity Fees.
Anyone with a disability who needs special accommodations to attend this event must contact Joy Haley at (248) 631-8952 at least 72 hours in advance of event.