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Spoken word and slam poetry artists Katie Wirsing and Rudy Francisco

Student Activities presents a night of performance art featuring spoken-word artist Katie Wirsing and slam poet Rudy Francisco. This event is free for UAA students with valid ID and $10 for the general public. Tickets will be available at the door.

About Katie Wirsing:
Katie's topics range anywhere from gender and love to Jell-O wrestling and her grandmother's love of hot dogs. Her own brand of storytelling and fluency in the language of living has won her audiences coast-to-coast. Some of her standout performances include her opening for The Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival and an appearance at AquaGirl, a queer woman's festival. She also served as the poetic voice on a national commercial for Kasassa Banking.

< a href="">Check out a clip of her here.

About Rudy Francisco:
Rudy is the co-host of the largest poetry venue in San Diego and has been featured at countless venues, colleges and showcases across the nation. He uses poetry to unapologetica...

Fri Apr 12, 2013 7:30pm – 9pm Alaska Time
Fine Arts Building, Room 150 (map)