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Takipsilim: A Night of Immense Emotions

Takipsilim: A Night of Immense Emotions

Culture
WHEN THE lights dimmed, the enlivened audience filling the seats of Beato Angelico Auditorium immediately stopped chatting as they shifted their attention to the stage, ready for an emotional night of spoken word poetry. UST Mediartrix, in partnership with Words Anonymous, held Takipsilim: A Night of Spoken Word Poetry last October 21. Event organizer Rhafaela Bacal said she wanted to take advantage of the rising trend of slam poetry to introduce the creative culture to the University. Each performer hooked the audience as they expressed their sentiments, and stances on issues through art. Some of the most striking pieces were delivered by Michelle Manese, whose deep and powerful voice commanded every ear to listen while her sincerity touched every heart in the room. In her la...