Help Us Host Poetry Out Loud 2015

We’re hosting the S.C. Region 3 Poetry Out Loud competition once again this year and we’re looking forward to another great turnout from the English Department.

Join us on Sunday January 25 at 1:30 PM in the Stern Center Ballroom.

11 students from area high schools will be reciting poetry by John Donne, Christina Rosetti, Wallace Stevens, Lisel Muller, Jamaal May, William Wordsworth, Billy Collins, and more. Contest judges are Conseula Francis and Jonathan Heinen. ASL interpreters will add to our experience of the spoken word, and C of C students will play music and read original poetry.

Highlights from Poetry Out Loud 2014:

Last year’s competition was a great success thanks to hardworking English department faculty, staff, and student volunteers.¬† Interested in volunteering? We’d love to have your help! Contact one of the coordinators:

Dr. Julia Eichelberger eichelbergerj@cofc.edu

Dr. Cathy Holmes holmesc@cofc.edu

Valerie Keller, Literati President and Student Coordinator  kellervm@g.cofc.edu

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