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Memphis & Shelby Co. Slam

April 2, 2020 @ 4:00 pm CDT

Free

The 2020 Memphis + Shelby County Teen Poetry Finals will be conducted online this year. This is a qualifier for the statewide final and the national teen poetry slam, Brave New Voices, slated for Washington DC this summer. Teens interested in competing must register using the form below. Youth participants will also have access to virtual workshops leading up to the slam to help them prepare their pieces. Visit www.southernword.org/events to see our workshop calendar.

Parents, friends, teachers, and community members interested in watching the performances must RSVP at the bottom of the page to receive a viewing link.

CLICK HERE TO REVIEW THE 2020 SLAM GUIDELINES.

REGISTER TO SLAM HERE

Southern Word collects personal information for the purpose of program communications and acknowledgments. We do not lease, sell, or share personal information collected. The Memphis non-profit poetry organization Live Seed will have access to information from the Memphis and Shelby County Slam Final registrations.

Performers may compete at any county slam final. However, they may only compete one time.

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Parents, friends, teachers, and community members interested in watching the performances register here.

Details

Date:
April 2, 2020
Time:
4:00 pm CDT
Cost:
Free

Venue

Online
This event will be held online.
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