Creative Writing Forum - Metropolitan Community College
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The MCC Creative Writing Forum is a two-day event to promote original, inspired writing in our college and community, as well as support aspiring and professional authors. The event includes sessions from keynote presenter, Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib, and multiple breakout sessions offered by local and regional professionals. Friday night's opening session features our keynote speaker, as well as an all-out poetry slam with prizes for registrants only. The Forum is organized by Metropolitan Community Colleges English Department, and is held on the historic Fort Omaha campus at 32nd and Sorensen Parkway.
Friday Oct. 27, 2017 (Mule Barn Bldg #21)
READING and Q & A --- Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib
POETRY SLAM --- Coordinated by Matt Mason
Saturday Oct. 28 (Building #10, First Floor)
8:30 9:00 am
CHECK IN, COFFEE, NETWORKING
9:00 10:15 am
BREAKOUT SESSION #1 (3 concurrent sessions)
10:25 11:40 am
BREAKOUT SESSION #2 (3 concurrent sessions)
11:40 am 12:15 pm
LUNCH BUFFET and NETWORKING
12:15 1:30 pm
BREAKOUT SESSION #3 (2 concurrent sessions)
1:40 - 3:00 pm
Building Your Own Map To Your Voice with Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib
By registering for this event, you give consent for Metropolitan Community College or its agency to use your name, likeness, photograph and/or comments. These will be used exclusively for the College without compensation, be it publications, advertising, television, film, radio, Internet or other appropriate communication or educational media.
Metropolitan Community College, Fort Omaha Campus (View)
5300 N. 30th St.
Omaha, NE 68111
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