Oct London Poetry Slam ft Jillian Christmas

Event Date: October 19, 2018 -

Event Time: 8:00pm (doors 7pm)

Event Location: 470 Colborne St London

Just like the leaves are starting to drop from the trees, so too do our poets keeps dropping amazing poems on our stage! Join us as a competitor in the slam, an open mic performer, or an audience member ready to show the love.

Performer sign up is at 7:30pm, so don’t be late!

This month our feature poet is Jillian Christmas!

Jillian Christmas was born and raised in Ontario. She currently lives on the unceded territories of the Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh and Musqueam people (Vancouver, BC.), where she served for six years as Artistic Director of Versəs Festival of Words. Jillian is an enthusiastic organizer and activist in the Canadian arts community, her focus being to increase anti-oppression initiatives in spoken word. She has participated in, developed and executed programs in partnership with Toronto Poetry Project, Wordplay, Brendan McLeod’s Travelling Slam, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Opera, and the CULTCH Mentorship, and facilitated spoken word workshops for youth and adults across the country.

Oct London Poetry Slam details:

Slam time: Friday Oct 19th, 8pm (doors 7)
Slam spot: London Music Club (470 Colborne St)
Slam price: ONLY $5
Slam rules: Sign up call at 7:30pm, team pieces welcome, no props, no costumes, no nudity, no hate speech, original work only, memorization is optional.

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