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Poetry as an outlet

Poetry as an outlet

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

February 26, 2018

Some topics are hard to talk about, but as poet Kyla Lacey says, “the conversation may stop, but the racism continues.” This was one of the ideas behind her poem titled “White Privilege,” which she performed for a small, intimate crowd of listeners Feb. 22 in the UC Down Under. Lacey wa...

The Asia Project delivers poetry from the heart

The Asia Project delivers poetry from the heart

March 11, 2014

March 12, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus   A small group of about 20 students gathered in the UC Down Under Thursday night to engage in a poetry performance by The Asia Project. Asia Samson, a slam poet, was accompanied by his brother-in-law Jollan Aurelio, who plays guitar. The night...

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