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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Get Lit poetry group performs

Fallon Dern December 12, 2020

Members of Get Lit, a spoken word troupe based in Los Angeles, led a poetry teaser and showcase during Community Flex Time on Nov. 18. Get Lit Public Outreach Manager Mason Granger, a writer with over...

Get Lit slam poets visit school

Saba Nia September 16, 2017

To foster more interest in slam poetry, four members of Get Lit, a non-profit literary organization in Los Angeles, performed during the junior class meeting Sept. 15.   Get Lit, whose mission is...

Calvin Kaleel ’18 joins the poets in appreciation for his enthusiasm during the junior class meeting performance. Credit: Danielle Spitz/Chronicle

Slam poets visit class meetings

Sarah Lee November 29, 2016

Poets from Get Lit, a slam poetry group, performed response slam poetry at junior and senior assemblies Nov. 4 and Nov. 7. The school’s slam poetry team invited the poets to get students to join the...

Get Lit Players slam poetry group performs for sophomores during class meeting

Adam Yu October 8, 2015

The Get Lit Players, a slam poetry team in Los Angeles, performed during sophomore class meeting Sept. 28. The Get Lit players hoped to spark student interest in slam poetry. They also wanted to recruit...

3 students admitted to Get Lit program

Jake Saferstein October 14, 2014

Hannah Dains ’16, Kelly Morrison ’16 and Matt Beyer ’15 were accepted into the Get Lit poetry program, an educational organization that works to increase teen literacy with different forms of poetry. Dains...

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