The Humanities and Sciences Department is sponsoring Telling Tales Out Of School: A Multi-Media Storytelling Competition and Event. Contestants will present their stories on Thursday, March 29, 7 – 9:30pm, in the Amphitheater, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd floor. Each entry will be judged for human interest and originality in word, sound/music and image by a panel of professionals: host Billy Altman, music critic, journalist and SVA faculty member; Monique Avakian, poet and spoken-word performer; Lenny Kaye, musician, author and guitarist for the Patti Smith Group; and Bruce Wands, MFA Computer Art Department chair, musician and artist.
Winners will receive gift certificates to SVA’s on-campus computer store, CAVA. For more information, contact the Humanities and Sciences Department at 212.592.2623.