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Multilingual Poetry Slam 2018
Mar
24
8:00 PM20:00

Multilingual Poetry Slam 2018

Love language? Listen up!

12 poets perform in their native language and share a 3 minute window into:
Who they are.
Where they're going.
What they believe in.

Listen as Multilingual writers perform poetry, share stories, croon lyrics, or monologue ideas about identity, culture and community…in their own language!

Whether you’re a proud performer or cheering crowd, join the diverse conversation.

This unique multilingual literary event is a proud part of the Living in Harmony Festival.

Translations provided.

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The Rumble Youth Slam 2018
May
5
8:00 PM20:00

The Rumble Youth Slam 2018

Presented by Word Travels, Sydney Writers' Festival and WestWords

Sydney’s biggest annual youth poetry slam is back. Young poets spit with eloquence and wit, representing their communities in an all-out battle of spoken word and hip hop. You can listen, perform or even be a judge. Each poet has three minutes to shine.

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Australian Poetry Slam - Sydney Final 2018
Oct
12
8:00 PM20:00

Australian Poetry Slam - Sydney Final 2018

Join us for a huge celebration of the slam scene in Sydney with poets from Glebe, Rockdale, Parramatta, Newtown, Double Bay and Canada Bay.

Judged by randomly chosen members of the crowd, this is a night of wild words where you can click your favourite poet to victory and boo the judges if they give the wrong score.  

The three winning wordsmiths will go on to represent Sydney in the NSW Final at the State Library of NSW the next night. 

For more information follow Australian Poetry Slam on Facebook or head to APS's website here.

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Australian Poetry Slam - National Final 2018
Oct
14
8:00 PM20:00

Australian Poetry Slam - National Final 2018

Australian Poetry Slam is one of the largest and most respected performing writers programs in the world; combining stories, poems, theatre and hip-hop.

At the APS Final 2017, you chose Solli Raphael and Jesse Oliver as your National Poetry Slam Champions.

Who will this nationwide search unearth in 2018? What stories will explode in your mind, cause you to run onto stage, pump your fist and shout "Hell yeah! Me too!"

Judged by randomly chosen members of the crowd, one writer will be chosen to perform at the Ubud Readers & Writers Festival in Bali, Byron Writers Festival and Sydney Writers Festivals in 2019.

For more information follow Australian Poetry Slam on Facebook or head to APS's website here.

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