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NEW! Classroom Collections To Empower And Inspire

NEW! Classroom Collections To Empower And Inspire

GET LIT RISING picked for Booksource’s new Classroom Collections to Empower and Inspire. All students deserve access to a rich variety of inclusive literature. …

Poetic Convergence 2018

Poetic Convergence 2018

Poetic Convergence 2018 This year Get Lit was happy to host over 150 students and teachers from southern California at the Skirball Cultural Center. …

Pride + VICELAND

Pride + VICELAND

Here at Get Lit, we’ve had an amazing time celebrating Pride Month! We partnered with VICELAND to send four of our poets to LA …

2018 Carlos Segovia Heart of Compassion Award Winner

2018 Carlos Segovia Heart of Compassion Award Winner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Get Lit-Words Ignite and Beyond Baroque Announce Erika Duran as Winner of 2018 Carlos Segovia Heart of Compassion Award Los Angeles, …

Turnaround Arts At Sierra Prep

Turnaround Arts At Sierra Prep

Partnering with the Kennedy Center’s Turnaround Arts Program, Get Lit brought its unique curriculum (pairing classic poetry with spoken word response) to Ms. Nagle’s and Mr. Higgins’ …

Classic Slam 2018

Classic Slam 2018

April 26–27, 2018, at the Los Angeles Theatre Center. April 28, 2018, at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel. Purchase Tickets Judges include Danez …

Get Lit & March For Our Lives

Get Lit & March For Our Lives

Hello Friends & Family, Get Lit Poets were proud to lend their voices to the March For Our Lives rally in Washington, DC joining millions …

Melt The Mic

Melt The Mic

Join us at LOCOL in Watts to celebrate the youthful wisdom of the College Bridge Academy students from Inglewood, Compton, & Watts, and chow …

Grown-Up Open Mic

Grown-Up Open Mic

Parents, teachers, fam…time to strut your stuff. Join us for our annual grown-up evening! A night to remember…

Locol

Locol

Join us at Locol in Watts for young wisdom + delicious bites! Sign up to perform with Mo: Monique@getlit.org.

The Segovia Award

The Segovia Award

This award, in partnership with Beyond Baroque, honors the late + beloved Get Lit Player + U.S. Marine Carlos Segovia, who was killed in …

Watsky at The Ace

Watsky at The Ace

Come see Get Lit starboy/spirit guide and now famous rapper Watsky at the theatre at the Ace Hotel as he raises funds for Get …

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