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, March 7
925 SW Washington St. Portland, OR
This session will be led by Desmond Spann, a teacher and community educator, also known as Emcee DLux The Light.
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.)
Questions? Call our Writers in the Schools Program Director Mary Rechner at 503-227-2583 x109