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Performatura 2017: Celebrating Literature and Performance

Performatura 2017: Celebrating Literature and Performance

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CULTURAL SHOWS, spoken word poetry, storytelling sessions, and literary exhibits collaborated to satisfy the audience’s appetite for the arts in Performatura 2017: Sa Loob at Labas ng Bayan kong Sawi from March 31 to April 2 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). The Flame brings you a recap of some of the things you might have missed on the three-day festivity: 1. Poetry Is Our Second Language Expressing one’s feelings is never an easy task, but the PSL (Poetry is our Second Language) Collective, a Toronto-based organization of Filipino-Canadian poets and writers, demonstrated that poetry can also serve as therapy. The event, which gave poetry the center stage, served as a seminar and a workshop, and included activities such as block poetry and free writing sessions...