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26th Annual Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Awards @ The Promontory

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5311 South Lake Park Avenue West

Chicago, IL 60615

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26th Annual Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Awards
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Doors 6:30pm

Show 7:30pm

Ends 10:00pm

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The Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Awards (GBOMA) is an annual poetry competition founded by the Pulitzer Prize winning former Poet Laureate of Illinois, Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000), and hosted by the Guild Literary Complex. Submissions are open to all Illinois residents over the age of 18. The top contestants selected by guest judges from the poetry community are invited to perform their original poems at the live finals event, where the audience favorite is awarded the $500 prize.

Submissions are open until August 12th: 

https://guildcomplex.org/gboma/

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