Tertulia Literaria: Call for Writers, Poets and Songwriters

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Ketner Auditorium
Sykes Building
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC 28274

Deadline: February 15, 2018 

Artist Studio Project in collaboration with Queens University of Charlotte is looking for literary writers, poets and songwriters for a night of original short stories, poems, prose and sonnets inspired by themes and topics explored in the works of Sor Juana Ines De La Cruz one of Mexico’s most intellectual and literary figures. This event is part of the 3rd edition of the El Quijote Festival-- La Décima Musa.

Topics include but are not limited to: Romance tales, self creation, dreaming, love, knowledge, marriage, despair, food,  betrayal, struggle, conflict, loyalty, morality, imagination, class distinction, perception, honor, truth, lies, power, fiction, obsession, humiliation, comedy, friendship, devotion, censorship, falsehood, history, religion, law, oppression, language, symbols, idols, breaking the mold, just to name a few.

If you are a poet, writer, songwriter or musician and would like to be included please submit your work for consideration. Submit your work digitally using the online form.

The event is free and open to the general public; it is hosted by Artist Studio Project and Queens University of Charlotte’s Everett Library, Center for Latino Studies and Department of World Languages. There will also be “open mic” opportunities.

Thursday, February 15, 2018


Michele Shaul


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