Word War 9 $700 Poetry Slam

Saturday April 28, 6:30PM

@ Red Emma's

For National Poetry Month, The Baltimore Scene awards a talented adult poet with $700 in cash!


For the last nine years, poets from all over the country have competed to be the winner of the largest and longest running adult slam on the East Coast. The event is curated by Chin-yer, Director of The Baltimore Scene and Director of DewMore Baltimore's Maya Baraka Writer's Institute, and hosted by Word War 8 Champion Kenneth Something.


Word War 9 will also feature performances by Baltimore City's 2018 Youth Poetry Slam Team!


This event is FREE to the public. We will be passing a hat to raise money for our youth to represent our city this summer at Brave New Voices in Houston, Texas.

ADULT POETS INTERESTED IN SLAMMING MUST PRE-REGISTER!
**THERE IS A FEE TO SLAM
Winner wins $700 Cash that night, and bragging rights!
If you would like to slam please text curator Chin-yer at 443-248-2596 for more info and to hold a slot. 

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