NOTSTOCK will begin on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 7:00 p.m. with our guest poet, GUANTE, a two-time National Poetry Slam champion, activist, educator, and writer. Minot native and fellow writer, performer, and educator, Joe Davis, will also participate in the WORDSTOCK poetry events.
DO-IT-YOURSELF screen-printing with MSU’s Art Students. Bring your t-shirts, tote bags and hoodies!
THREE on-campus art exhibits! A Dan McCarthy and Neal Williams exhibit will be showcased in our library gallery. In Our Own Words: Native Impressions, an exhibit on loan from the North Dakota Museum of Art, will be on display in our Student Center Conference Center. Finally, a comprehensive 10-Year NOTSTOCK Retrospective exhibit will be in our new Flat Tail Press Gallery located in the west stairwell landing of the Administration Building.
FILMSTOCK debuts with LOVE FILM workshops hosted by representatives of ND STRONG.
THEATRE guests from the Center for Applied Theatre and Drama Research will offer an array of interactive workshops and theatrical experiences.
POTSTOCK returns with guest ceramicist Danielle O’Malley. LOTS of wheel throwing, hand-building, and raku opportunities for all!
BROADCASTING will host LIVE TONGUE-TWISTING contests for students in the Beaver Dam!
Foreign Language faculty member, JF Mondon, delivers a language inspired workshop "POETRY AROUND THE WORLD."
TENNESSEE JET is our special MUSIC GUEST! He is a one-man Americana-rock band from Nashville influenced by the hard-core honky-tonk of Dwight Yoakam, the writings of John Steinbeck, and the raw minimalism of The White Stripes. VANITY PLATE opens the show at 8:00 p.m. in the MSU outdoor Amphitheater on Friday, Sept. 23. Be prepared to clap, stomp, and chant along. Free will donations accepted.
Finally, on Saturday, Sept. 24, stop by CRAFTSTOCK outside the Student Center. The craft fair will feature approximately 12 local artists and their work for purchase. LOCAL LIVE MUSIC provided by Pangea House.
The event will culminate with a CLOSING RECEPTION, Sept. 24, 7 p.m. at 62 Doors Gallery and Studios. Food, music, art, and fun for everyone.