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The Confluence Cast: Barbara Fant

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Barbara Fant

Slam brought poetry out of academia in the early 1990s. Since then it has grown and become an outlet for performers around the globe. Local poet and performance artist Barbara Fant sat down to talk about the finer workings of the medium and her evolution in it. We also focused on the importance of mentors, […]

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Writing Wrongs Poetry Slam

Anne Evans Anne Evans Writing Wrongs Poetry Slam

In conjunction with Writing Wrongs Poetry group, (Not) Sheep Gallery will present the first of quarterly poetry slams at the gallery. (Not) Sheep Gallery is a forum to give voice to dissent. Artist’s showing at this gallery broach subjects of sexism, feminism, misogyny, lgbtq issues, environmental concern, religion, politics, racism, minority and immigration issues, and beauty […]

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Second NAD Slam

Anne Evans Anne Evans Second NAD Slam

Our Second of four NAD Slams comes to you on October 16th! We have two rounds: the 2 minute round, and the 1 minute round. This slam will test the writing of each poet. No room for fluff. Just pure poetry! Check out the rules and standings on our website: http://writingwrongspoetryslam.com/standings Our open mic is […]

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Ed Mabrey Returns: Birthday Celebration with Guest B-Jazz

  Ed Mabrey Returns: Birthday Celebration with Guest B-Jazz

Thursday, July 26th, at 7 pm, 4 time International Slam Poet Champion, Emmy Winner, featured on multiple seasons on TV One’s Verses & Flow, and Columbus’s Own Ed Mabrey Returns to Columbus Ohio!!! Founder of Black Pearl Poetry at the Brownstone (now Pelican Room) Ed returns to his roots to bring a SPECTACULAR SHOW! This […]

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2018 Ohio MeatGrinder Poetry Slam

Anne Evans Anne Evans 2018 Ohio MeatGrinder Poetry Slam

The 2018 Ohio MeatGrinder Poetry Slam will be on Saturday July 14! Block it out! Most of the events happen at Kafe Kerouac (2250 N High St. Columbus, OH, 43215) 10am Workshop with Hanif Abdurraqib at the Northside branch. https://www.facebook.com/events/214118956078762/ 2-2:30 pm Team Orientation at Kafe Kerouac This is for the teams. You need to […]

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Seventh Draft Open Mic And Poetry Slam

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Seventh Draft Open Mic And Poetry Slam

Join us every third Saturday for SEVENTH DRAFT POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC! On June 16th, we will be back at Two Dollar Radio HQ. There will be a $100 cash prize for our slam winner. Entry for listeners is free with a $5 dollar donation encouraged! Artist entry into the slam is $10. Doors […]

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Poetry Slam with Sara Abou Rashed and OH12 Congressional Candidate Jackie Patton

  Poetry Slam with Sara Abou Rashed and OH12 Congressional Candidate Jackie Patton

“I am throwing a poetry slam fund-raiser for my campaign, and am excited and honored to host award winning poet Sara Abou Rashed. Please join us to share your personal poems, writings or songs, and or to enjoy listening to others and to help raise funds for my campaign.” ~Jackie Patton Reading begins at 7:30 […]

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