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Coming OUT! Speaking Our Stories

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Saturday, Oct 11, 2014
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM CDT
New Main Great Hall 700 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55106Map Location

Have you come out as a geek, a beanie baby collector, a nerd, polyamorous, a reality TV show fanatic, an activist?
We are queering what it means to come out and we would love for you to join us in this celebration of identities, experiences, and stories. Join us for a spoken word and open mic event in celebration of National Coming Out Day 2014. There is something for everyone at this event. A spoken word and open mic event.

Join us as Tish Jones leads us through a writing workshop and emcees an eclectic series of spoken word "Coming Out" stories. 

Interested in performing as open mic speaker? Sign up for a spot during the event!

Performances by:
Andrea Jenkins 
Chong Moua 
Jessica Lopez Lopez Lyman
Rebecca Song 
Xander Bilyk

Due to generous university sponsorship, this event is free and open to the public. Dinner is provided promptly at 7:15pm. RSVP IS REQUIRED.
This event is sponsored by The Writer's Think Tank, the Metropolitan Newspaper, Haute Dish, Lavender Bridge, Student Life and Leadership Development, and the Women's and LGBTQ Student Resource Center.

Location: Metropolitan State University, 700 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul in New Main Great Hall.

RSVP here:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1n4QmuHvrWrfGaiFJlV_DfQyx1n0mr2bHni-AnKGu8Fg/viewform?usp=send_form

Comments

Ronnie Teare-Quaid

This is going to be such a fun event. I wish I wasn't out of town.