POETRY SLAM CHAMPS HIGHLIGHT LITERARY "INFERNO" AT HAMILTON
The events are scheduled as follows: 3:30 p.m., an open mike for fictionwriters and poets; 6:30 p.m., an open mike for poets; 7:30 p.m. The BantuCollective performance; and 8:30 p.m., poetry slam.
The Bantu Collective was organized in Cleveland, Ohio, by poet DanielGray-Kontar, musician Abdullah Ibrahim and photograher Idris Salih. Believingin the uniformity of vision among artistic disciplines, the three combinedtheir talents to create art that touches multiple senses. The poets, visualartists and musicians who now make up the group allow audiences to hear themusic, feel the poetry and see the visual reflection of their art. Several ofthe group's members were part of Cleveland's National Poetry Slam championshipteam.
Hamilton students, faculty, administration and staff; and the general publicare invited to participate in the open mike readings. Readers may register inadvance or at the door. For more information, or to register call 859-4469.