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Goof: Faculty exclusive poetry slam leads to rally

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Pen Sniffer March 30, 2018

Disclaimer: This story is a part of out April Fool’s edition, The Goofordian. This story was created by Guilfordian Staff and is not based in fact. Chaos erupted at the English and Creative Writing...

Guilford College Greenleaf Poetry Slam

Students share insights at poetry slam

December 1, 2017

A crowd of students gathered in chairs, on pillows and along the wall. A podium stood at the front of the room made of three stacked crates. 10 students prepared to recite and perform their poetry at the...

Lesly Vasquez ‘18 performs “Photograph” by Andrea Gibson during the poetry slam in the Community Center on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017./Photo by Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian

Poetry Slam gives voices to students

Shania Lao, Staff Writer September 29, 2017

“I’m simply the tree that went unheard,” said first place winner Phillip Williams as he read his own work titled “Revelations” during the Poetry Slam. The event was held Thursday, Sept. 21...

Over 26 original poems were featured during the Poetry Slam.

Poetry event brings our creativity on campus

Hannah Shoemaker, Staff Writer December 2, 2016

Audience members were encouraged to snap instead of clap at the second poetry slam hosted by Guilford College’s Greenleaf Coffee co-op on Friday, Nov. 18 in Milner Hall. “For poetry slams, just...

Greenleaf’s poetry slam a snappy success

Harris Billings, Staff Writer April 22, 2016

The scent of roasted coffee beans hung in the air, like the words of each poem that each poet brought to share. Snapping intertwines, showering praise beyond belief, all of this, of course, in...

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