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Slam Poetry Youth Workshops and Public Open Mics (Free)

Sat, Feb 28, 2015 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm PST

Literary Arts is hosting slam poetry youth workshops and open mics at our event space in downtown Portland. Led by experienced performance poets, these youth workshops are designed to inspire Portland-area high school students to share their original work at poetry slams and readings. Each workshop will be followed by an open mic session for both youth and adults.

Saturday, February 28

925 SW Washington St. Portland, OR

This session will be led by Turiya Autry, author of Roots, Reality, and Rhyme.

Youth workshop: 1:00-2:00 p.m.
(Free and open to public high school students in Multnomah County.)

Open mic: 2:00 p.m.
(Free and open to the public.)

This event is part of an ongoing poetry slam workshop and open mic series which continues on March 7 with Desmond Spann. Please join us for one or all of these events!

Questions? Call our Writers in the Schools Program Director Mary Rechner at 503-227-2583 x109