Jenifer Williams performs a powerful and informative piece “Is it really rape if you never said no.” Watch and listen.
Kay Kassirer competed in the Women of the World Poetry Slam Finals.
Poetry submission by Juan C. Diaz
Neon Ren Magazine is coming this Spring. Details about the magazine.
We get to know Vancouver poet Angelica Poversky
Performing at the 2017 Get Lit Classic Slam. The Get Lit Classic Slam is the largest teen poetry competition in Southern California’s history – where high school students from schools throughout Los Angeles County face off to “slam” classic poems by poets like Neruda, Lorca, Hughes, Dickinson, Angelou, etc. in combination with their own spoken word responses. The Classic Slam occurs every Spring around National Poetry Month for audiences of thousands. Scholarships are awarded to winning teams and bouts are judged by leading writers, actors, and artists.
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Emory Oakley competed on Aug 14th, 2017 at the Vancouver Poetry Slam. This is Emory’s poem Burnaby Mental Health
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“Stay with me” poet Bianca Phipps sits down with us to talk about art and future.