!! TIME !! FOR !! TEAM !! SELECTION !! FINALS !!
ARE YOU READY FOR POEMS?!
6:30pm: Writing Workshop by Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib
7:45pm: Slam, First Round
8:30pm: Feature: Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib
9:00pm: Slam, Second Round
Writing Workshop, by donation/pass-the-bag
Feature/Slam: suggested $7-$10, collected at door
* * * We’ll also be selling limited edition copies of Union Square Slam’s Inaugural Year Team Slam Chapbook — all proceeds go to getting the team to Nationals this year ♥ * * *
Bureau of General Services – Queer Division
(inside the LGBT Center)
208 W 13th St., #210 (btw 7th and 8th Ave)
All Ages // Wheelchair Accessible
About our Feature:
Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib is a poet, essayist, and cultural critic from Columbus, Ohio. His first collection of poems, The Crown Ain’t Worth Much, was released by Button Poetry in 2016. His first collection of essays, They Can’t Kill Us Until They Kill Us, is forthcoming from Two Dollar Radio in winter 2017.