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Griots to Emcees Spoken Word Showcase

Griots to Emcees Spoken Word Showcase

Department of Humanities, Culture and Expression and Black Canadian Studies invites you to The 10th Edition of Griots to Emcees Spoken Word Showcase

Date: Thursday, June 16th, 2022

Place: LIVE on ZOOM      

Showtime: 7PM     

Join the 10th Class of Griots to Emcees for a special live & virtual showcase of Spoken Word!


GRIOTS TO EMCEES: SPOKEN WORD, CULTURE & PERFORMANCE is a course that explores the past/present/future of Diasporic oral culture - from ancient storytellers to spoken word artists, rap, dub, slam, lyricism, and performance poetry - as well as the socio-political, historical & cultural contexts that inspire & amplify artists’ voices on stage, page, in theatre, mixtape, digital media and more. 

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