"Come out to see the final round of the 7th Annual Chicago Teen Poetry Festival: "Louder Than A Bomb." The festival starts at 8 p.m. at the Illinois Institute of Technology's Hermann Hall Auditorium. Tickets are available at Young Chicago Authors...Using friendly competition to gather the best and brightest young writers (age 13-19) from the Chicago area, "Louder Than A Bomb" is a safe space that emphasizes community building, education, and youth empowerment.
By carrying on the rich tradition of oral storytelling and the spoken word, "Louder Than A Bomb" engages more than 350 youth participants representing more than 40 schools and community centers to share stories, break stereotypes, and speak the truth, challenging themselves and their audience."
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