The Chattanooga Hamilton County NCAAP will hold its seventh annual poetry/spoken word event, “Black Ink: Excellence in Expression” from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, in EPB’s Community Room at the EPB Building, 10 W. MLK Blvd.
The “black” is in honor of Black History Month, while the “ink” represents inked or penciled poetry, making this contest both historical and artistic. The poetry contest focuses on African-American history and allows contestants to interact with judges and audience members to elaborate on motivations.
The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided for all you starving artists