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Buddy Wakefield

Oct 25, 2013
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Billings Library B300-B308 (Third Floor)

Join us for an evening with acclaimed poet Buddy Wakefield. Buddy is the three-time world champion spoken word artist featured on NPR, the BBC, HBO's Def Poetry Jam, and most recently signed to Ani DiFranco's Righteous Babe Records. In 2004 he won the Individual World Poetry Slam Finals thanks to the support of anthropologist and producer Norman Lear then successfully defended that title at the International Poetry Festival in Rotterdam, Netherlands against the national champions of seven European countries with works translated into Dutch.

Doors at 6:30 PM. Show at 7:00 PM.

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