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Memphis Grand Slam Poetry Semi Finals
April 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us as the region’s top youth poets, emcees, and spoken word artists compete for top lyrical honors, a chance to appear at the statewide finals and a shot to travel to the Brave New Voices Poetry Slam slated for San Francisco this summer.
Southern Word creates a platform for youth to speak about the real hopes and challenges of their lives. Discretion is advised for this event as some material may be unsuitable for young children.
The event is presented by Southern Word in and made possible through the generous support of the Metro Nashville Arts Commission, Tennessee Arts Commission, and the National Endowment of the Arts, Metro Arts and Humanities Tennessee.
Register online for a ticket to RSVP your spot. Please be at the event by 4:50pm to claim your seat; otherwise we will have to release your reservation. Register here:http://www.southernword.org/registration/