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Poet Carlos Robson to Perform Feb. 13

Slam poet Carlos Robson will perform at Cottey College on Wednesday, February 13, at 8 p.m. in Raney Dining Room.

Carlos Robson is an award-winning spoken-word poet, playwright, and teaching artist. As a competitive "slam" poet, he's competed in local, regional, national, and international competitions, winning the National Poetry Slam championship in 2007, and again in 2008, as a member of the North Carolina-based team, Slam Charlotte. He has performed in all corners of the nation, on Broadway, and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Tickets for Carlos Robson are $5 for adults and $4 for those under age 18 or over age 62. Tickets will be available at the door the night of the performance.

The dining room is in the lower level of Robertson Hall on the southeast corner of Austin and Tower streets in Nevada, Missouri. Parking is available in the lot immediately south of Robertson which is accessible off of Tower Street.