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Julius Sokenu Poetry Awards 2020

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Jon Andersen

M’Lyn Hines


22 January, 2020

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QVCC’s annual poetry contest!

Students may submit up to three original poems!

Prize Categories

Cash Prizes --1st $100 / 2nd $50 / 3rd $50-- are offered in each of these five categories:

  • QVCC Students - English
  • QVCC Students - Spanish heritage speakers
  • QVCC Students - Spanish non-heritage speakers
  • QVCC Students - Performance Poetry
  • Quinebaug Middle College Students
Submission deadline is March 30!

To enter, visit Contest Rules and Poetry Submission

Award Ceremony: Thursday, April 23,2020, 6pm

Capitol Theater, 896 Main St., Willimantic, CT 06226

Cornelius Eady Trio
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Cornelius Eady Trio

Guest Poet Cornelius Eady, joined by guitarists Charlie Rauh and Lisa Liur form the Cornelius Eady Trio. More information coming soon. Learn more at the Cornelius Eady Trio homepage.