Department Events

AASA "Black Consciousness" Poetry Competition

When: 
1:00pm
Description: 

 AASA will host the competition in collaboration with Tucson Unified School District’s (TUSD) AASA. The theme of the competition is “blackness in the 21st century”. Hakim Bellamy, inaugural Poet Laureate of Albuquerque, NM (2012-2014) and regional Poetry Slam Champion, will be the keynote poet and MC for the event. Students from TUSD and the UA will compete for the title of AASA/TUSD High School Poet of the Year and AASA/TUSD College Poet of the Year!