You are cordially invited to California
State University, Los Angeles on Thursday, January 24
for an evening of live improvisational jazz and poetry.
Witness a dynamic reading featuring
members of the CSULA Jazz Orchestra, under the direction
of Dr. James Ford; and co-sponsored by Statement
Magazine, CSULA's journal of literature and art;
Department of English; College of Arts and Letters;
Center for Contemporary Poetry and Poetics; and Students
Speak: Poetry and Music Society.
Featured poets include Statement
Magazine past contributors and staff, with special guest
Michael C. Ford.
The event, which is free and open to
the public, signals the February 4 submissions deadline
for the 2013 issue of Statement Magazine. This 62-year
old annual student-edited journal received the 2008
National Program Director's Prize in Content from the
Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP).