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poetry slam

n.
A spoken-word poetry competition.
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The 41-year-old graphic designer has just walked away as winner of the BBC Edinburgh Fringe Poetry Slam, in which he beat off stiff competition from more established artists.
Instead, a moment of'noise' was offered up to his spirit in raucous poetry slam style.
Worcester had been kind of out of the poetry slam game for a few years.
Poetry slam, as a concept came to Delhi in 2013 when Saumya Choudhury who was interning with the Vancouver Poetry Slam thought it would be interesting to see what the poets of Delhi will have to say in three minutes.
Amongst those listed includes an open mic night with Talking Zebras poetry group at Cafe Society on Byram Street and storytime with Joanne Harris and friends at Lawrence Batley Theatre tonight, a showcase of some of the best LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) writers at the Blue Rooms in Byram Arcade, a poetry slam hosted by award-winning performance poet Jamie DeWolf and a guide to a 'very English' post apocalyptic world with Hudders-field inventor, Wilf Lunn.
24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The voice of the 21st century resounds in the Bay Area, as the 19th Annual Youth Speaks Teen Poetry Slam gets under way from February 12 to March 21, 2015.
We bravely approached one slam community at a local club, in tentative outreach, and through them, were made aware of OttawaYouth Poetry Slam, another grassroots organization that focuses on mentoring young, upcoming slam artists by nurturing self-expression and encouraging them to speak the power of their own words.
He found a way to overcome when he hit it big entering a slam poetry competition in 2005 and going on to win a spot on the Vancouver Poetry Slam Team that would compete nationally.
Judges Lemn Sissay and Rhian Edwards said: "A poetry competition is a poetry slam on paper.
The Eugene Poetry Slam presents the fifth annual Sex Slam at 8 p.
Sidney Stringer Academy in Hillfields is looking to host an interschool poetry slam on November 19 to coincide with Anti-Bullying Week.
It's been some time since Arizona had a bonafide poetry shoot out for the top team of slamming poets, and now the wait is over as Arizona celebrates the inaugural Copper State Poetry Slam Championships.