poetry slam

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poetry slam

n.
A spoken-word poetry competition.
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World Champion Slam Poet Harry Baker performs '59', a love story for lonely prime numbers, for Gulf News readers.
It was written by and starred trans slam poet Marcus Rene Van (of Deep Dickollective) and addresses his fears and sheer alienation over not fitting into society's gender binary system.
The program will feature a performance by slam poet Afra Atiq and aims to bring back the atmosphere of the 19th century salon that involves discussing topics such as literary, artistic, and culture initiatives.
Several big names in French music, including singer-songwriters Francis Cabrel and Serge Lama, slam poet Grand Corps Malade, and Jacques Veneruso -- whose 2012 song "Talk to My Father" became Dion's longest-charting single in France -- as well as Algerian R&B singer Zaho collaborated with her on the new album.
I am very proud to be the first female Emirati spoken word artiste and slam poet.
In 2012, Tablet contributor Bridget Kevane described Vanessa Hidary, aka the Hebrew Mamita, as "a slam poet known for her curves and for dressing like a Puerto Rican; big hoop earrings, tight jeans, hair pulled tightly back in a glistening high ponytail, great red lipstick, high heels.
He started off as a slam poet and has also edited an anthology of African American humor.
This issue she interviews slam poet Andrea Gibson and the team behind lesbian indie film Crazy Bitches.
7 Hills Poetry Slam Poet Meaghan Ford performs, along with an open reading and a poetry slam competition, 7 p.
US slam poet Jamie DeWolf at |The Parish, Kirkgate, Huddersfield and inset, his great grandfather, Scientology founder L Ron Hubbard.
As part of the North American leg of his "All You Can Do" world tour, hip-hop artist and slam poet Watsky is stopping at the WOW Hall on Sunday.
Sanchez, a physical therapist's assistant and a slam poet from Laredo, said she came up with the idea for the name at the grocery store.