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Slamlandia Digital Open Mic ft. Adrienne Novy
August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Slamlandia is a poetry open mic and slam that meets every month. This mic provides a creative, fun, and welcoming space for all literary communities in Portland. We encourage poets new and old to come share their work. We strive towards a safer space for poets to read their own poetry, witness others, and participate in community.
Hosted by Julia Gaskill.
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Slamlandia is hosting another digital poetry open mic. This open mic – only poetry, no music please – will take place on August 19th. We’ll be hosting this event with the help of Literary Arts.
You can access our Zoom link in advance. Here is the link to register:
Sign ups for the open mic will be posted at 6:30pm PT day of via Facebook posts and an Instagram story. Comment / reply to get your name on the list (you can also sign up via the chat function in the Zoom). Our open mic will begin at 7pm. Poets gets 3 minutes to share poetry – please do not go over time.
We will have a feature from Adrienne Novy.
Adrienne Novy is a Jewish and neurodivergent artist with a rare genetic disorder. She is a nominee for Bettering American Poetry, the Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net, and is a 2020 graduate from Hamline University’s Creative Writing program. She is the author of Crowd Surfing With God (Half Mystic Press, 2018) and the mini-chapbooks,
[From the Facebook Event Page]